2021 “Chasing or Cheating? Theory and Evidence on the Reliability of China’s GDP” with Xue Sherry Qiao and Zhitao Zhu Revision Requested by Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.
2021 “Gone with the Wind? Neighboring Thermal Power Plants’ Emissions and Local Public Health in China” with Yiran Li, Guang Shi and Zhitao Zhu Revision Requested by Chinese Economics Review.
2021 “Robin Hood on the Great Canal: Economics Shocks and Rebellions in Qing China, 1650-1911” with Yiming Cao under review. [ Full text ]
2021 “Communism and Patricide: Collectivization and Domestic Violence in 1960s’ China” with Danli Wang and Xuejing Zuo under review.
2021 “Career Specialization and Pandemic Response” with Shipeng Yan, Danqing Wang and Yaohui Peng under review.
2021 “Accountability from Cyberspace? Scandals Exposure on the Internet and Official Governance in China” with Yiran Li. under review [ Full text ]
2021 “Government Wrongdoings in the Past and Corporate Misconduct in the Present: Evidence from China” with Haoyuan Ding, Shu Lin and Haichun Ye under review.
2021 “Pandemic and Insurance Purchase: The Behavioral Response to COVID-19” with Zhuoer Lin, Xian Xu and Xuanyi Wang under review.
2021 “Starving and Deceiving: Famine Experience, Politician Risk Preference, and GDP Manipulation in China” with Xinyu Fan and Xuanyi Wang.
2021 “Promotion Club” with Xinyu Fan and Zhitao Zhu [ Full text ]
2021 “Canal and Grain: Transport Infrastructure and Market Integration in China:1780-1911” with Jianan Li and Qin Yao.
2021 “The Emperor's Tael: Fiscal Centralization, Commitment Problem and Tax Protests in Qing China, 1644-1912” with Max Yu Hao [ Full text ]
2021 “Institutional Discrimation and Assimilation: Evidence from the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882” with Bin Xie [ Full text ]
2021 “Trade or Raid” with Xinyu Fan and Yantong Fang.
2021 “Trade Shocks and Urbanization: Evidence from County-level Data in China” with Fang Wang, Xuanyi Wang and Yiran Li.
2021 “HER” Danqing Wang.
2020 “States and Wars: China’s Long March towards Unity and its Consequences, 221 BC-1911 AD” with Debin Ma. [ Full text ]
2020 “The Art of the Duo: Local Insurgency and Dominant Minority in Qing China, 1644-1912” with Xinyu Fan, Colin Xu, Xun Yan.
2020 “Godfather Politicians and Organized Violence: The Good, The Bad, and The Bloody” with Xinyu Fan and Xuanyi Wang.
2020 “The Mythology of Two Hundred Million People: Egalitarianism, Welfare Benefits, and Population Growth” with Bin Xie and Xiaohuan Lan.