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BA in Economics, Peking University, 2014
"Do College Graduates Serving as Village Officials Help Rural China?" (with Guojun He)American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2017, 9(4), pp 186-215.
"Religion and Motivated Cognition: When Ramadan Meets the College Entrance Exam" (with Ao Wang and Xiaoyang Ye; 2018)
"Environmental Regulation and Firm Productivity in China: Estimates from a Regression Discontinuity Design" (with Guojun He and Bing Zhang; 2017) Submitted.
"Fiscal Competition and Coordination: Evidence from China" (2016, new version coming soon)
"Buddha's Grace Illuminates All: Temple Destruction, School Construction, and Modernization in 20th Century China" (with Boxiao Zhang; 2015) Under Revision for Resubmission.
Works in Progress:
"Designing Performance Indicators for Career Incentives" (with Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet, Guojun He, and Qiong Zhang)"Incentivizing High-Level State Employees to Directly Confront Rural Poverty: An Experimental Design Based on a National Program in China""Improving Social Mobility by Helping Rural Students Make Informed College Choices" (with Ao Wang and Xiaoyang Ye)"The Economic and Environmental Consequences of Decentralization: Evidence from the Township Consolidation Program in China" (with Zenan Wang)"Traditional Elites and Modernization" (with Yang Xie and Boxiao Zhang)"Bureaucrat Quality and State Effectiveness: Evidence from the Bereavement Leave Rules in Historical China" (with Weijia Li and Zenan Wang)
"Capturing the Transformation Rent: Lessons from Mexico and China" with Alain de Janvry, Policy Brief Ferdi B112, July 2015."How Does the Auction of License Plates Affect the Trade of Auto in Shanghai?" Statistical Research (in Chinese), with Boxiao Zhang, V30(3): 78-85, 2013."Why Have Some Local Governments Closed More Rural Schools than Others?" with Yanqing Ding and Xiaoyang Ye, China Economics of Education Review (in Chinese), 2016, 1(4): 3-34.
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