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Selected Publications Since 2015

Selected Publications Since 2015

Forthcoming papers

Fu, Zhonghao, “A Model-Free Consistent Test for Structural Change in Regression Possibly with Endogeneity”, Journal of Econometrics, forthcoming (with Yongmiao Hong).

Gu, Dingwei, “When is Upstream Collusion Profitable?”, RAND Journal of Economics, forthcoming (with Zhiyong Yao, Wen Zhou and Rangrang Bai).

Jin, Fei, “GEL Estimation and Tests of Spatial Autoregressive Models”, Journal of Econometrics, forthcoming (with Lung-fei Lee).

Publications in 2018

Chan, Jimmy, “Deliberating Collective Decisions”, Review of Economic Studies, 2018, 85, 929-963 (with Alessandro Lizzeri, Wing Suen and Leeat Yariv).


Chu, Angus, “Effects of Patents versus R&D Subsidies on Income Inequality”, Review of Economic Dynamics, 2018, 29, 68-84 (with Guido Cozzi).


Fan, Haichao, “Minimum Wage and Outward FDI from China”, Journal of Development Economics, 2018, 135, 1-19 (with Lixin Tang and Faqin Lin).


Fan, Haichao, “Connect to Trade”, Journal of International Economics, 2018, 110, 50-62 (with Haoyuan Ding and Shu Lin).


Fan, Haichao, “On the Relationship between Quality and Productivity: Evidence from China's Accession to the WTO”, Journal of International Economics, 2018, 110, 28-49 (with Yao Amber Li and Stephen R. Yeaple)

Fan, Xiaoyan, “The Role of Firm Factors in Demand, Cost, and Export Market”, Review of Economic Studies, 2018, 85, 2429-2461 (with Mark J. Roberts, Daniel Yi Xu and Shengxing Zhang).

Jin, Fei, “Irregular N2SLS and LASSO Estimation of the Matrix Exponential Spatial Specification Model”, Journal of Econometrics, 2018, 206, 336-358 (with Lung-fei Lee).

Ju, Gaosheng, “Identifying Latent Grouped Patterns in Panel Data Models with Interactive Fixed Effects”, Journal of Econometrics, 2018, 206, 554-573 (with Liangjun Su).

Li, Huailu, “Does Competition Eliminate Discrimination? Evidence from the Commercial Sex Market in Singapore”, Economic Journal, 2018, 128, 1570-1608 (with Kevin Lang and Kaiwen Leong).


Song, Hong, “The Effect of Teacher Gender on Student's Academic and Noncognitive Outcomes”, Journal of Labor Economics, 2018, 36, 743-778 (with Jie Gong and Yi Lu)


Wang, Cheng, “Optimal Sovereign Lending and Default”, Journal of International Economics, 2018, 111, 190-213 (with Jie Luo).

Wu, Libo (joint corresponding author), “China’s Emissions Trading Takes Steps Towards Big Ambitions”, Nature Climate Change, 2018, 8, 265-267 (with Frank Jotzo (joint corresponding author), Valerie Karplus, Michael Grubb, Andreas Löschel, Karsten Neuhoff, Libo Wu and Fei Teng).


Xi, Xican (joint first author), “Policy Distortions, Farm Size, and the Overuse of Agricultural Chemicals in China”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2018, 115, 7010-7015 (with Yiyun Wu (joint first author), Xin Tang, Deming Luo, Baojing Gu, Shu Kee Lam, Peter Vitousek and Deli Chen).

Publications in 2017

Che, Jiahua, “Decentralization and Political Career Concerns”, Journal of Public Economics, 2017, 145, 201-210 (with Kim-Sau Chung and Yang K. Lu).


Chen, Shuo and Xiaohuan Lan, “There Will Be Killing: Collectivization and Death of Draft Animals”, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2017, 9, 58-77.


Fan, Haichao, “Domestic Creditor Rights and External Private Debt”, Economic Journal, 2017, 127, 2410-2440 (with Xiang Gao).


Li, Zhiyuan, “Trade Policy Uncertainty and Exports: Evidence from China’s WTO Accession”, Journal of International Economics, 2017, 106, 20-36 (with Ling Feng and Deborah Swenson).


Wei, Xiao, “What Are Asset Demand Tests of Expected Utility Really Testing?”, Economic Journal, 2017, 127, 784-808 (with Felix Kubler and Larry Selden).

Publications in 2016

Chan, Jimmy, “Approximate Efficiency in Repeated Games with Side-payments and Correlated Signals”, Theoretical Economics, 2016, 11, 53-87 (with Wenzhang Zhang).


Li, Zhiyuan, “The Connection between Imported Intermediate Inputs and Exports: Evidence from Chinese Firms”, Journal of International Economics, 2016, 101, 86-101 (with Ling Feng and Deborah Swenson).

Publications in 2015

Chan, Jimmy, “Collusion Enforcement with Private Information and Private Monitoring”, Journal of Economic Theory, 2015, 157, 188-211 (with Wenzhang Zhang).


Ju, Gaosheng, “Nonparametric Estimation of Structural Labor Supply and Exact Welfare Change under Nonconvex Piecewise-linear Budget Sets”, Journal of Econometrics, 2015, 188, 526-544 (with Li Gan and Xi Zhu).


Lan, Xiaohuan, “The Economics of Nationalism”, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2015, 7, 294-325 (with Ben Li).


Wang, Cheng, “Equilibrium Matching and Termination”, Journal of Monetary Economics, 2015, 76, 208-229 (with Youzhi Yang).


Wang, Cheng, “Outside Opportunities and Termination”, Games and Economic Behavior, 2015, 91, 207-228 (with Youzhi Yang).