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2020 “Warcraft: The Legitimacy Building of Usurpers” with Xinyu Fan. Revision Requested by Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.
2020 “Tractor vs. Animal: Rural Reforms and Technology Adoption in China” with Xiaohuan Lan. [ Full text ] R&R Journal of Development Economics.
2020 “Move to Success? Headquarters Relocation, Political Favouritism, and Corporate Performance” with Bo Yang and Xun Yan. [ Full text ] R&R Journal of Corporate Finance.
2020 “Running out of Steam? Political Terms and FDI Inflow in China” with Danqing Wang and Zhitao Zhu. [ Full text ] R&R Journal of International Business Studies.
2020 “The Emperor's Tael: Fiscal Centralization, Commitment Problem and Tax Protests in Qing China, 1644-1912” with Max Yu Hao. [ Full text ]
2020“Godfather Politicians and Organized Violence: The Good, The Bad, and The Bloody” with Xinyu Fan and Xuanyi Wang.
2020 “Agriculture Satellites and Corporate Financial Misconduct: The Long-Term Impact of China’s Great Leap Forward” with Haoyuan Ding, Shu Lin and Haichun Ye.
2020 “Communism and Patricide: Collectivization and Domestic Violence in 1960s’ China” with Danli Wang and Xuejing Zuo.
2019 “Gone with the Wind? Neighboring Thermal Power Plants’ Emissions and Local Public Health in China” with Yiran Li, Guang Shi and Zhitao Zhu. [ Full text ]
2019 “Promotion Club” with Xinyu Fan and Zhitao Zhu. [ Full text ]
2019 “Making Reform Work: Evidence from A Quasi-Natural Experiment in Rural China” with Xiao Ma [ Full text ]
2019 “Trade Shocks and Urbanization: Evidence from County-level Data in China” with Xuanyi Wang and Yiran Li. [ Full text ]
2019 “Institutional Discrimation and Assimilation: Evidence from the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882” with Bin Xie. [ Full text ]
2019 “Chasing or Cheating? Theory and Evidence on the Reliability of China’s GDP” with Xue Sherry Qiao and Zhitao Zhu. [ Full text ]
2018 “Accountability from Cyberspace? Scandals Exposure on the Internet and Official Governance in China” with Yiran Li. [ Full text ]
2020 “Starving and Deceiving: Famine Experience, Politician Risk Preference, and GDP Manipulation in China” with Xinyu Fan and Xuanyi Wang.
2020 “Power Division and Institutionalization” with Tianyang Xi
2020 “The Mythology of Two Hundred Million People: Egalitarianism, Welfare Benefits, and Population Growth” with Bin Xie.
2020 “The Art of Conquering: Local Insurgency and Dominant Minority in Qing China, 1644-1912” with Colin Xu, Xun Yan.
2020 “War Making: the Formation of Big Oriental Despotism, 221 BC to 1910 AD” with Debin Ma.
2019 “The Great Depression, the Great Revolution” with Ting Chen and Chong Liu.
2019 “The Cultural Revolution and China's Political Labor Market” with Nancy Qian, Gerard Padro-i-Miquel and Xuanyi Wang.
2019 "Gentry Class and Chinese Society: Testing Tocqueville" with Bin Xie.
2019 “State and Worm” with Xiaohuan Lan, Bo Yang and Nancy Qian.
Clash of Legitimacies (and The Remaking of Political Order): The Origins of CR
2018 “Make Love, Not War: Interethnic Marriage and Conflict”