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1.

100 Questions (and Answers) About IFRS

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 17 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Victoria University of Wellington - School of Accounting and Commercial Law
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2.

Board Reforms and Firm Value: Worldwide Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-20
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Mississippi State University
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The Political Economy of State Capitalism and Shadow Banking in China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-25
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University
Downloads 245
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Financing Small and Medium Enterprises in China: Recent Trends and Prospects Beyond Shadow Banking

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-24
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University
Downloads 193
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Asymmetric Adjustment Toward Optimal Capital Structure: Evidence from a Crisis

International Review of Financial Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Glasgow and University of York (UK) - Department of Economics and Related Studies
Downloads 172
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The Worst Test of Truth: The 'Marketplace of Ideas' as Faulty Metaphor

Tulane Law Review, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 167
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The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, Disruptions to Education, and the Returns to Schooling in Urban China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-21
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)

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Mission Accomplished: What's Next for Consumer BDT-JDM Researchers?

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Bringing Managers’ Decision Models into FDI Research

ESSAYS IN HONOR OF YAIR AHARONI, R. Ramamurti, N. Hashai, eds., Emerald, 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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11.

Learning Through Work: An Empirical Study of Legal Internship

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 1-48, March 1995, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University - School of Law, Northeastern University - School of Law, Northeastern University - College of Social Sciences & Humanities and Burlington High School
Downloads 75
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The Effect of Air Pollution on Mortality in China: Evidence from the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Forthcoming, HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-03
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Division of Social Science, Division of Environment and Department of Economics, Ball State University - Department of Economics and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention

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How Does Foreign Bank Entry Affect Financial Inclusion in Emerging and Developing Economies?

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-04
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Institute for Emerging Market Studies and Institute for Advanced Study and ESSEC Business School
Downloads 70
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Keynesian Macroeconomics without the LM Curve: IS-MP-IA Model and Taylor Rule Applied to Some CESEE Economies

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University Goce Delcev
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Fiscal Incentives and Policy Choices of Local Governments, Evidence from China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-13
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - School of Humanities and Social Science and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science
Downloads 60
16.

Speed Variance, Enforcement, and the Optimal Speed Limit

Economics Letters, Vol. 42, pp. 237-243, 1993
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business - Department of Economics and Pepperdine University - Economics Department
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17.

Global Technology Leadership: The Case of China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-11
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Zhejiang University - School of Management and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science
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Does Foreign Bank Entry Affect Monetary Policy Effectiveness?: Exploring the Interest Rate Pass-Through Channel

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-06
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Institute for Emerging Market Studies and Institute for Advanced Study and ESSEC Business School
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Growth, Pollution, and Life Expectancy: China from 1991-2012

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-10
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Ball State University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Division of Social Science, Division of Environment and Department of Economics, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention

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Asymmetric Information and Middleman Margins: An Experiment with Indian Potato Farmers

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-29
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, Boston University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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21.

Technology or Upskilling? Trends in the Task Composition of Jobs in Central and Eastern Europe

Hardy, Wojciech and Keister, Roma and Lewandowski, Piotr, 2016. "Technology or Upskilling? Trends in the Task Composition of Jobs in Central and Eastern Europe," IBS Working Paper Series, Institute of Structural Research (IBS)., HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2016-40
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Institute for Structural Research (IBS), Institute for Structural Research (IBS) and Warsaw School of Economics (SGH)
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22.

China's Belt and Road Initiative: Can Europe Expect Trade Gains?

Garcia-Herrero, Alicia & Xu, Jianwei, 2016. “China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Can Europe Expect Trade Gains?”, Working Paper Series, Issue 5, Bruegel Research Institute, HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2016-38,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
NATIXIS HONG KONG and Beijing Normal University (BNU) - Business School
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23.

National Board Certification and Teacher Effectiveness: Evidence from a Random Assignment Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w14608
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 29 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Policy Studies, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Public Policy & Social Research and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 38
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Per-Capita Income as a Determinant of International Trade and Environmental Policies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4618
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics

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A Better Vision for Development: Eyeglasses and Academic Performance in Rural Primary Schools in China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-37
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences - Department of Applied Economics, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Gakushuin University
Downloads 35
26.

Geography, Ties, and Knowledge Flows: Evidence from Citations in Mathematics

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-30
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and University of Deusto - Deusto Business School
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Promotion Incentives in the Public Sector: Evidence from Chinese Schools

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-09
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

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Unintended Negative Consequences of Rewards for Student Attendance: Results from a Field Experiment in Indian Classrooms

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-22, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2607789
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

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Do College Graduates Serving as Village Officials Help Rural China?

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2016-39
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 16 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Division of Social Science, Division of Environment and Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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Forward-Looking Exporters and Exchange Rate Pass-Through: A Micro-Level Investigation

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-28
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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31.

Permanent Income and Subjective Well-Being

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-08
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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32.

Surface Water Quality and Infant Mortality in China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-32
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Division of Social Science, Division of Environment and Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Credit Distribution and Exports: Microeconomic Evidence from China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-31
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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Trade Liberalization, Quality, and Export Prices

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming, HKUST IEMS Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic

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Credit Constraints, Quality, and Export Prices: Theory and Evidence from China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-02
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies)
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Assessing Urban Transport Systems Through the Lens of Individual Behavior: Shenzhen and Hong Kong

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-34
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science
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Import Response to Exchange Rate Fluctuations: A Micro-Level Investigation

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-27
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

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The Equity Impacts of Targeted Smallholder Agricultural Credit

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2017-41
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, Boston University - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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Financing Smallholder Agriculture: An Experiment with Agent-Intermediated Microloans in India

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-23
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, Boston University - Department of Economics, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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Political Volatility and Capital Markets: Evidence from Transition

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-15
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Kozminski University
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Travel Behavior, Energy Use, and Carbon Emissions: Evidence from Shenzhen, China

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-35
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
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Benefiting from Disaster?: Public and Private Responses to the Wenchuan Earthquake

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-36
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Renmin University - The School of Agriculture and Rural Development
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Does Foreign Bank Entry Contribute to Financial Depth?: Examining the Role of Income Thresholds

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-05
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Institute for Emerging Market Studies and Institute for Advanced Study
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Input-Trade Liberalization and Markups

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-26
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

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Can Conditional Grants Attract Better Students: Evidence from Chinese Normal Universities

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-14
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - School of Humanities and Social Science and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - School of Humanities and Social Science
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