“Who Coresides with Parents: An Analysis Based on Sibling Comparative Advantage”, with Fangqi Wen, 2016, Demography, 53(3), 623-647. [link to the paper]

A brief summary at N-IUSSP

A Chinese summary (中文简介)

Working Papers:

“Can Foreign Direct Investment Increase the Productivity of Domestic Firms? Identifying FDI Spillovers from Borders of Chinese Dialect Zones.” (Job Market Paper). [link to the draft] 

“The Effects of Environmental Regulation on Industrial Pollution and Industrial Activities: Evidence from China”, with Liangliang Jiang and Yi Zhu. [link to the draft]

“Curse of Ability? Performance, Political Connection and Promotion of Chinese City leaders”. [link to the draft]

Work in Progress:
“Estimating the Long-run Impact of Climate Shock on Agricultural Productivity an Adaptation: Using Construction of the Three Gorges Dam as a Natural Experiment”, with Ting Chen and Chong Liu.

“How does Parental Migration Affect Left-behind Children’s Cognitive and Non-cognitive Achievements: Identification from Linguistic Similarity and Migration in China”, with Jianfeng Xu.
Sen Ma,
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