Zeng, Y., & Deng, W. (2022). Evaluation of the Effect of Regional Integration on Economic Growth—— Empirical Study on Beijing Tianjin Hebei Economic Circle Based on Synthetic Control Method. Economics & Management Information, 1(1), 1–8.

Evaluation of the Effect of Regional Integration on Economic Growth—— Empirical Study on Beijing Tianjin Hebei Economic Circle Based on Synthetic Control Method

Under the dual background of the new normal of China's economic growth slowdown and the high attention paid to the coordinated development of regional economy, whether the regional integrated development policy can promote the common growth of regional economy is worth in-depth discussion. This paper collects the panel data of 27 provinces (autonomous regions) and 19 sub provincial cities in China from 2010 to 2018, and uses the synthetic control method to conduct an empirical study on the economic effect of Beijing Tianjin Hebei integrated coordinated development plan. The results show that: the impact effect of Beijing Tianjin Hebei integration coordinated development planning has obvious heterogeneity: It has a positive effect on the economic growth of Beijing; It has a negative effect on the economic growth of Hebei Province. The economic growth of Tianjin is positive in the short term and negative in the long term. The research conclusion of this paper can provide reference for compiling regional integration development plans and promoting coordinated development of regional economy.

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