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JournalISSN: 1043-951X

China Economic Review 

Elsevier BV
About: China Economic Review is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): China & Productivity. It has an ISSN identifier of 1043-951X. Over the lifetime, 1824 publications have been published receiving 70761 citations.

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TL;DR: Li et al. as mentioned in this paper investigated whether ownership structure significantly affects the performance of publicly listed companies in China within the framework of corporate governance and found that the mix and concentration of stock ownership do indeed significantly affect a company's performance.

794 citations

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TL;DR: In this paper, the authors assess the role of the cityward migration in China's urbanization in 1978-1999 and empirically investigate factors behind the migration boom with time-series and cross-section data.

633 citations

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TL;DR: Li et al. as discussed by the authors employed a new database containing the market and accounting data (from 1994 to 2003) from more than 1200 Chinese-listed companies to document their capital structure characteristics, and found that leverage in Chinese firms increases with firm size and fixed assets, and decreases with profitability, non-debt tax shields, growth opportunity, managerial shareholdings and correlates with industries.

620 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, a national household survey for 2002, containing a specially designed module on subjective well-being, is used to estimate pioneering happiness functions in rural China, finding that relative income within the village and relative income over time, both in the past and expected in the future, are important for current happiness.

618 citations

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TL;DR: This paper found that FDI can benefit innovation activity in the host country via spillover channels such as reverse engineering, skilled labor turnover, demonstration effects, and supplier-customer relationships.

609 citations

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