3rd Annual Conference: ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION OF ASIA

 
 
25
May
2015
Monday

Chair: Chang-Tai Hsieh (University of Chicago)

1.30 pm - 2.30 pm
One Country, Two Systems: Evidences on Retirement Patterns in China

Yuehui Zhao* (Peking University)
John Giles (World Bank)
Xiaoyan Lei (Peking University)
Yafeng Wang (Peking University)

Conference Paper  
2.3 pm - 3.30 pm
Education Choice, Rural-urban Migration and Economic Development: The Role of Zhaosheng in China

Ping Wang* (Washington University)
Pei-Ju Liao (Academia Sinica)
Yin-Chi Wang (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Chong Kee Yip (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

Conference Paper  
4.30 pm - 5.30 pm
The Great Gatsby Curve in China: Cross-Sectional Inequality and Intergenerational Mobility

Junsen Zhang* (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Yi Fan (London School of Economics)
Junjian Yi (National University of Singapore)

Conference Paper  
 
26
May
2015
Tuesday

Chair: Zhang Junsen (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

1.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Impacts of Village Banking in Poor Villages in China: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial

Albert Park* (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Shu Cai (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Sangui Wang (Renmin University of China)

2.30 pm - 3.30 pm
Housing vacancy rate and urbanization in China

Li Gan* (Texas A&M University)

4.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Mandatory Retirement and the Consumption Puzzle: Prices Decline or Quantities Decline?

Dennis T Yang* (University of Virginia)
Yingying Dong (University of California, Berkeley)

Conference Paper  

 
27
May
2015
Wednesday

Chair: Ping Wang (University of Washington)

1.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Evaluating the Risk of Chinese Housing Markets: What We Know and What We Need to Know

Yongheng Deng* (National University of Singapore)
Joseph Gyourko (University of Pennsylvania) Jing Wu (Tsinghua University)

Conference Paper  
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm
Assessing Market Failures in Export Pioneering Activities: A Structural Estimation Approach

Shang-Jin Wei* (Columbia University)
Ziru Wei (Tsinghua University)
Jianhuan Xu (New York University)

Conference Paper  
4.30 pm - 5.30 pm
To build above the limit? Implementation of land use regulations in urban China

Qinghua Zhang* (Peking University)
Zhi Wang (Fudan University)
Hongbin Cai (Peking University)

Conference Paper  

*Speaker.

Contact Information

Program Director Conference Organizer

Chang-Tai (CHICHAGO)
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Ping Wang (WUSTL)
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Zhang Junsen (CUHK)
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