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All SSCI Publications Since 2015

All SSCI Publications Since 2015

Forthcoming papers

Chu, Angus, “A Tale of Two Growth Engines: Interactive Effects of Monetary Policy and Intellectual Property Rights”, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, forthcoming (with Ching-Chong Lai and Chih-Hsing Liao).


Chu, Angus, “Inflation and Innovation in a Schumpterian Economy with North-South Technology Transfer”, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, forthcoming (with Guido Cozzi, Yuichi Furukawa and Chih-Hsing Liao).


Chu, Angus, “Human Capital and Innovation in a Monetary Schumpeterian Growth Model”, Macroeconomic Dynamics, forthcoming (with Lei Ning and Dongming Zhu).

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).

Ju, Gaosheng, “Nonparametric Panel Estimation of Labor Supply”, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, forthcoming (with Li Gan and Qi Li).

Lan, Xiaohuan, “Swiss Watch Cycles: Evidence of Corruption During Leadership Transition in China”, Journal of Comparative Economics, forthcoming (with Wei Li).


Li, Dan, “Move in the Right Place at the Tight Time: The Economic Consequence of Manchuria 1910-11 Plague on Migrants”, Explorations in Economic History, forthcoming (with Nan Li).


Liu, Yu, “Government Extraction and Firm Size: Local Officials' Responses to Fiscal Distress in China”, Journal of Comparative Economics, forthcoming.


Zhang, Jun, “Tax Burden, Regulations and Development of Service Sector in China”, Emerging Markets, Finance and Trade, forthcoming (with Hongsheng Fang, Linhui Yu and Yuanshuang Hong).


Publications in 2018

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


Chen, Shuo, “The Health Costs of the Industrial Leap Forward in China: Evidence from the Sulfur Dioxide Emissions of Coal-fired Power Stations”, China Economic Review, 2018, 49, 68-83 (with Yiran Li and Qin Yao).


Chen, Zhao, Yu Liu and Zhi Wang, “The Consequences of Spatially Differentiated Water Pollution Regulation in China”, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018, 88, 468-485 (with Matthew E. Kahn).


Chen, Zhao, “Newspaper Reports of Food Safety Scandals: Evidence from an Online Take-out Application in China”, Applied Economics Letters, 2018, 25, 187-191 (with Jingbing Feng).

Chu, Angus, “Home Production and Small Open Economy Business Cycles”, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2018, 95, 110-135 (with Kuan-Jen Chen and Ching-Chong Lai).


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


Chu, Angus, Zonglai Kou and Xueyue Liu, “Labor union and the wealth-income ratio”, Economic Letters, 2018, 167, 29-35.


Chu, Angus, Haichao Fan, Guobing Shen and Xun Zhang, “Effects of International Trade and Intellectual Property Rights on Innovation in China”, Journal of Macroeconomics, 2018, 57, 110-121.


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, Haichao, “Trade Liberalization and Markups: Micro Evidence from China”, Journal of Comparative Economics, 2018, 46, 103-130 (with Xiang Gao, Yao Amber Li, and Tuan Anh Luong).


Fan, Haichao, “Margins of Imports, Forward-Looking Firms, and Exchange Rate Movements”, Journal of International Money and Finance, 2018, 81, 185-202 (with Yao Amber Li and Chen Carol Zhao).

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).


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).

Liu, Qingfu, “Including Commodity Futures in Asset Allocation in China”, Quantitative Finance, 2018, 18, 1487-1499 (with Yiuman Tse and Linlin Zhang).


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).


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).


Xu, Xian, “Optimal retirement time under habit persistence: what makes individuals retire early?”, Scandinavian Actuarial Journal, 2018, (3), 1-25 (with An Chen and Felix Hentschel).


Zhang, Qi, “Policy choice and economic growth under factional politics: Evidence from a Chinese Province”, China Economic Review, 2018, 47, 12-26 (with Zhiyun Li).


Zhang, Qi, “Intra-provincial Revenue Sharing and the Subnational Government’s Fiscal Capacity in China: The Case of Zhejiang Province”, China & World Economy, 2018, 26, 24-40 (with Tao Qian).


Zhang, Yuan, “A Decomposition Method on Employment and Wage Discrimination and Its Application in Urban China (2002-2013)”, World Development, 2018, 110, 1-12 (with Chen Yiupor).


Zhang, Yuan, “Reassessing the Lewis Turning Point in China: Evidence from 70,000 Rural Households”, China & World Economy, 2018, 26, 1-14 (with Ting Shao and Qi Dong).


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, Shiyi, “Analysis of CO2 Emissions Embodied in China’s Bilateral Trade: a Non-Competitive Import Input-Output Approach”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 163, S410-S419 (with Yu Liu, Bin Chen and Wei Yang).


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


Chen, Zhao, “Inter-industry Relatedness and Industrial-policy Efficiency: Evidence from China’s Export Processing Zones”, Journal of Comparative Economics, 2017, 45, 809-826 (with Sandra Poncet and Ruixiang Xiong).


Chen, Zhao, “Status Incentives and Corporate Giving: Evidence from China’s Political Reform on Private Enterprises”, Pacific Economic Review, 2017, 22, 841-860 (with Jipeng Zhang).


Chu, Angus, “Inflation and Economic Growth in a Schumpeterian Model with Endogenous Entry of Heterogeneous Firms”, European Economic Review, 2017, 98, 392-409 (with Guido Cozzi, Yuichi Furukawa and Chih-Hsing Liao).


Chu, Angus, “Short-run and Long-run Effects of Capital Taxation on Innovation and Economic Growth”, Journal of Macroeconomics, 2017, 53, 207-221 (with Ping-Ho Chen, Hsun Chu and Ching-Chong Lai).


Duan, Baige, “De Vylder Approximation to the Optimal Retention for a Combination of Quota-share and Excess of Loss Reinsurance with Partial Information”, Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 2017, 76, 48-55 (with Xiang Hu and Lianzeng Zhang).


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


Fan, Haichao, “Revisiting Crude Oil Price and China's Stock Market”, Annuals of Economics and Finance, 2017, 18, 377-391 (with Haoyuan Ding, Huanhuan Wang and Wenjin Xie).


Fan, Jianyong, “Government Intervention, Land Market, and Urban Development: Evidence from Chinese Cities”, Economic Inquiry, 2017, 55, 115-136 (with Jipeng Zhang and Jiawei Mo).


Feng, Jin, “Relative Pay of Domestic Eldercare Workers in Shanghai, China”, Feminist Economics, 2017, 23, 135-159 (with Xiao-yuan Dong and Yangyang Yu).


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).


Liu, Qingfu, “Overnight Returns of Stock Indexes: Evidence from ETFs and Futures”, International Review of Economics and Finance, 2017, 48, 440-451 (with Yiuman Tse).


Song, Hong, “The Cost of Attending an Elite College”, Economics Letters, 2017, 159, 173-176.

Tan, Zhibo“Capital Inflows, Credit Growth and Financial Systems”, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 2017, 53, 2649-2671 (with Deniz Igan).


Wang, Yongqin, “A Comparative Study of Shadow Banking Activities of Non-Financial Firms in Transition Economies”, China Economic Review, 2017, 46, S35-S49 (with Du Julan and Chang Li).


Wang, Zhi, “To Build above the Limit? Land Use Regulations and Implementation in Urban China”, Journal of Urban Economics, 2017, 98, 223-233 (with Hongbin Cai and Qinghua Zhang).


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


Wu, Jianfeng, “The birth of edge cities in China: Measuring the effects of industrial parks policy”, Journal of Urban Economics, 2017, 100, 80-103 (with Siqi Zheng, Weizeng Sun,and Matthew Kahn).


Yao, Jing, “Gambler's Attention and the Mean-Variance Relation: Evidence from China,” Finance Research Letters, 2017, 23, 233-238 (with Lingyan Wu).


Zhang, Jinqing, “Dynamic Portfolio Optimization with Ambiguity Aversion”, Journal of Banking & Finance, 2017, 79, 95-109 (with Zeyu Jin and Yunbi An).


Zhang, Jun, “Asymmetric reform bonus: The impact of VAT pilot expansion on China's corportate total tax burden”, China Economic Review, 2017, 46, 17-34 (with Hongsheng Fang and Yuxin Bao).


Zhang, Jun and Qi Zhang, “The Political Logic of Partial Reform in China’s State-owned Enterprises”, Asian Survey, 2017, 40, 621-657 (with Zhikuo Liu).


Zhang, Qi, “Local Government’s Fiscal Pressure and the Industrial Dependence on Polluting Industries in China”, China & World Economy, 2017, 25, 1-22(with Ruoyu Wang).


Zhang, Qi, “Fiscal Decentralization and Pattern of County Public Expenditures in a Chinese Province,” Annals of Economics and Finance, 2017, 18, 199-223 (with Tao Qian).


Zhang, Qi, “Eating, Drinking, and Power Signaling in Institutional Authoritarianism”, Journal of Contemporary China, 2017, 26, 337-352 (with Jiangnan Zhu and Zhikuo Liu).


Zhang, Yuan, “Why Asia and China Have Lower Urban Concentration and Urban Primacy?”, Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 2017, 22, 90-105 (with Wan Guanghua and Yang Dan).


Zhu, Hongfei, “Can Funding Platforms’ Self-initiated Financial Innovation Improve Credit Availability? Evidence from China’s P2P Market”, Applied Economics Letters, 2017, 24, 396-398 (with Jinhong Mi).


Publications in 2016

Bu, Nanyang, “Joint Misrepresentation with Bribes”, Economic Theory, 2016, 61, 115-125.


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


Chen, Shuo, “Of Maize and Men: The Effect of a New World Crop on Population and Economic Growth in China”, Journal of Economic Growth, 2016, 21, 71-99 (with James Kung).


Chen, Zhao, “Chinese Returnees and High-Tech Sector Outward FDI: The Case of Changzhou”, Asian Economic Papers, 2016, 15, 195-215 (with Tony Fang).


Chu, Angus, “Growth Accounting and Endogenous Technical Change”, Economics Letters, 2016, 146, 147-150 (with Guido Cozzi).


Chu, Angus, “Growth and Parental Preference for Education in China”, Journal of Macroeconomics, 2016, 49, 192-202 (with Yuichi Furukawa and Dongming Zhu).


Fan, Haichao, “News Shock, Firm Dynamics and Business Cycles: Evidence and Theory”, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2016, 73, 159-180 (with Xiang Gao, Juanyi Xu and Zhiwei Xu).


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).


Liu, Qingfu, “Determinants and Information Content of Intraday Bid-ask Spreads: Evidence from Chinese Commodity Futures Markets”, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 2016, 38, 135-148 (with Renhai Hua and Yunbi An).


Liu, Qingfu, “Extended Trading in Chinese Index Markets: Informed or Uninformed?”, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 2016, 36, 112-122 (with Renhai Hua and Yiuman Tse).


Wang, Zhi, “Wage Growth, Ability Sorting, and Location Choice at Labor-Force Entry: New Evidence from U.S. Census Data”, Journal of Urban Economics, 2016, 96, 112-120.


Wu, Jianfeng, “The Decomposition and Dynamics of Industrial Carbon Dioxide Emissions for 287 Chinese Cities in 1998-2009”, Journal of Economic Surveys, 2016, 30, 460-481 (with Maximilian Auffhammer, Weizeng Sun and Siqi Zheng).


Xie, Yiqing, “Fixed Export Costs and Export Behavior”, Southern Economic Journal, 2016, 83, 300-320 (with Luis Castro, Ben G. Li and Keith E. Maskus).


Xu, Xian, “Earthquake Disasters, Marriage, and Divorce: Evidence from China 2000-2011”, Disaster Prevention and Management: An International Journal, 2016, 25, 59-74 (with Jingbing Feng).


Zhang, Jun, “Uncovering the Truth about Chinese Urban Unemployment Rates”, China & World Economy, 2016, 24, 1-18 (with Liheng Xu and Huihui Zhang).


Zhang, Qi, “Collective Resistance under Authoritarianism: Elite-Mass Strategies in an Experimental Game”, Political Behavior, 2016, 38, 951-976 (with Dennis Chong and Mingxing Liu).


Zhou, Yi, “The Tragedy of the Anticommons in Knowledge”, Review of Radical Political Economics, 2016, 48, 158-175.


Publications in 2015

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


Chen, Shiyi, “Environmental Pollution Emissions, Regional Productivity Growth and Ecological Economic Development in China”, China Economic Review, 2015, 35, 171-182.


Chen, Shiyi, “Recurrent Support Vector Regression for a Nonlinear ARMA Model with Applications to Forecasting Financial Returns”, Computational Statistics, 2015, 18, 821-843 (with Kiho Jeong and Wolfgang K. Härdle).


Chen, Shuo, “Road to Success? The Effects of Road Toll on Economic Growth in China”, Applied Economics Letters, 2015, 22, 158-162 (with Xiaobo He).


Duan, Baige, “Optimal Reinsurance under Adjustment Coefficient Measure in a Discrete Risk Model Based on Poisson MA(1) Process”, Scandinavian Actuarial Journal, 2015, (5), 455-467 (with Lianzeng Zhang and Xiang Hu).


Gao, Hong, “Inclusive Urban Employment: How Does City Scale Affect Job Opportunities for Different People?”, Asian Economic Papers, 2015, 14, 98-128 (with Ming Lu and Hiroshi Sato).


Jiang, Xianglin, “Making Optimal Investment Decisions for Energy Service Companies under Uncertainty: A Case Study”, Energy, 2015, 88, 234-243 (with Qianli Deng, Limao Zhang and Qingbin Cui).


Jiang, Xianglin, “Strategic Design of Cost Savings Guarantee in Energy Performance Contracting under Uncertainty”, Applied Energy, 2015, 139, 68-80 (with Qianli Deng, Qingbin Cui and Limao 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).


Kou, Zonglai, “Hotelling’s Competition with Relative Performance Evaluation”, Economics Letters, 2015, 130, 69-71 (with Min Zhou).


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


Lan, Xiaohuan, “The Achievement and Course-Taking Effects of Magnet Schools: Regression-Discontinuity Evidence from Urban China”, Economics of Education Review, 2015, 47, 128-142 (with Thomas Dee).


Li, Dan, “Intranational Risk Sharing and Its Determinants”, Journal of International Money and Finance, 2015, 51, 89-113 (with Chun-Yu Ho and Wai-Yip Alex Ho).


Lin, Shu and Haichun Ye, “Political Fractionalization and Delay in Fiscal Stabilizations: A Duration Analysis”, Public Choice, 2015, 164, 157-175 (with Kevin Grier).


Liu, Qingfu, “International Asset Allocation with Regime Switching: Evidence from the ETFs”, Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, 2015, 44, 661-687 (with Pan Jiang and Yiuman Tse).


Tan, Zhibo, “Financial Structure, Corporate Savings and Current Account Imbalances”, Journal of International Money and Finance, 2015, 54, 142-167 (with Yang Yao and Shang-Jin Wei).


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).


Wang, Yongqin, “Sex Imbalance, Marital Matching and Intra-Household Bargaining: Evidence from China”, China Economic Review, 2015, 35, 197-218 (with Julan Du and Yan Zhang).


Wu, Jianfeng, “Does Spatial Concentration of Urban Development Mitigate Co2 Emissions? Evidence from China 2000-2008”, China Economic Review, 2015, 35, 220-231 (with Bo Qin).


Yang, Qing, “Exploring Consumer Perceived Risk and Trust for Online Payments: An Empirical Study on China’s Younger Generation”, Computers in Human Behavior, 2015, 50, 9-24 (with Chuan Pang, Liu Liu, David C. Yen and J. Michael Tarn).


Yao, Jing, “Dynamic Trading with Reference Point Adaptation and Loss Aversion”, Operations Research, 2015, 63, 789-806 (with Yun Shi, Xiangyu Cui, and Duan Li).


Zhang, Jun, “The Future is in the Past: Projecting and Plotting the Potential Rate of Growth and Trajectory of the Structural Change of the Chinese Economy for the Next 20 Years”, China & World Economy, 2015, 23, 21-46 (with Liheng Xu and Fang Liu).


Zhang, Jun, “Reestimating China's Underestimated Consumption”, Comparative Economic Studies, 2015, 57, 55-74 (with Tian Zhu).


Zhu, Hongfei, “Land Ownership as an Urban Employment Disincentive for Rural Migrants in China”, The Developing Economies, 2015, 53, 135-149 (with Can Rao and Jingwen Yu).