Yi Lu

School of Business, University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant Professor

Rm 730, Meng Wah Complex

Pokfulam Road

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

http://www.fbe.hku.hk/~luyi

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

The Effect of Computer-Assisted Learning on Students’ Long-Term Development

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and Fudan University
Downloads 1,126 (27,205)
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computer-assisted education, education quality, education technology, China, education policy

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Institutions, Culture Distance, and FDI Location Choice: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Julan Du, Zhigang Tao and Yi Lu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, The University of Hong Kong - School of Business and School of Business, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 400 (104,222)

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Economic Institutions, Cultural Distance, FDI Location Choice

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Vertical Integration and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Aug 2008
Yi Lu and Zhigang Tao
School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 309 (138,312)
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Vertical Integration, Firm Performance, Instrumental Variable

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Bank Loans and Trade Credit Under China's Financial Repression

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Julan Du, Zhigang Tao and Yi Lu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, The University of Hong Kong - School of Business and School of Business, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 288 (148,874)
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Bank Loans, Trade Credit, Firm Performance, Firm Growth, Financial Repression

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Do Institutions Not Matter in China? Evidence from Manufacturing Enterprises

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2010
School of Business, University of Hong Kong, National University of Singapore (NUS) and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 179 (233,151)
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institutions, law, property rights, China, growth

6.

Union Effects on Performance and Employment Relations: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
School of Business, University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - School of Business and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
Downloads 150 (270,167)
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Unions, Labor Productivity, Profitability, Employee Benefits, Transitional Economy, Employment Relations

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China as a Regulatory State

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 17/2009
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Oct 2009
Julan Du, Yi Lu and Zhigang Tao
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 132 (298,467)
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regulatory state, disorder costs, dictatorship costs, market economy models, China's economic reform

8.

Foreign Ownership and Firm Productivity: Causality and Channels

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Dongya Li, Yi Lu and Travis Ng
The University of Hong Kong - School of Business, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
Downloads 130 (302,011)
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foreign ownership, labor productivity, total factor productivity, trade

9.

Does a Sea Fishing Legacy Explain Differences in Risk Attitudes?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2021
Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), Monash University, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and Monash University - Department of Economics
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risk preference, sea-fishing legacy, cross-country differences

10.

Property Rights, Finance, and Reinvestment: Evidence from China's Private Enterprises

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
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Property Rights Protection, Access to External Finance, Reinvestment Decision, China Economy

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Contract Enforcement and Vertical Integration: Evidence from China's Manufacturing Firms

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Julan Du, Yi Lu and Zhigang Tao
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 107 (346,709)
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Contract Enforcement, Vertical Integration, Legal Origin, Transaction Cost Economics

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Property Rights Protection and Allocation of Investment: Evidence from China's Private Firms

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2009
Julan Du, Yi Lu and Zhigang Tao
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 106 (348,957)
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Allocation of Investment across Industries, Firm Diversification, Property Rights Protection, Political Capital, External Finance

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Political Connections and Trade Expansion: Evidence from Chinese Private Firms

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Yi Lu
School of Business, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 99 (365,031)
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Political Connections, Trade Expansion, Economic Institutions, Property Rights Institutions, Contracting Institutions, Chinese People's Congress

14.

Trade and Welfare Effects of Export Tax: Theory and Evidence from China's Incomplete Export VAT Rebate

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Jul 2021
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) - School of International Trade and Economics, Central University of Finance and Economics and School of Business, University of Hong Kong
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Export Tax, Export Rebate

15.

Import Competition and Firm Innovation: Evidence from China

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 151, 2021
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2021
Renmin University of China, University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), School of Business, University of Hong Kong and De Montfort University - Faculty of Business and Law
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Import competition, Firm innovation, Schumpeterian effect, Spillover effect, Preference effect, Escape-competition effect, Trapped-factor effect

16.

Outsourcing, Product Quality and Contract Enforcement

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Yi Lu, Travis Ng and Zhigang Tao
School of Business, University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 78 (421,669)
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Outsourcing, Product Quality, Contract Enforcement

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City-industry Growth in China

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
Yi Lu, Joyce Ni and Zhigang Tao
School of Business, University of Hong Kong, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
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City-Industry Growth in China, Specialization, Diversity

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Industrial Agglomeration and Firm Size: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Dongya Li and Yi Lu
The University of Hong Kong - School of Business and School of Business, University of Hong Kong
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Industrial Agglomeration, Firm Size, Localization Economies, Urbanization Economies

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Exporting Behavior of Foreign Affiliates: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Center for China in the World Economy, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 50 (524,775)
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Foreign Affiliates, Exporting Behavior, Export Discount, Firm Heterogeneity

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Hold Your Enemies Closer: In Search of Positive Impacts of Horizontal Foreign Direct Investment on Domestic Firms

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Yi Lu, Joyce Ni and Zhigang Tao
School of Business, University of Hong Kong, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
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Foreign Direct Investment, Spillover Effect, Competition Effect, Geographic Distance

21.

Trump, China, and the Republicans

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Jun 2022
University of Massachusetts, School of Business, University of Hong Kong, Deakin University - Department of Economics and Shanghai Institute of Technology
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Trade war, US elections, China Syndrome

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The Effect of Computer-Assisted Learning on Students' Long-Term Development

NBER Working Paper No. w28180
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2022
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and Fudan University
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Assessing Inequality in the School Closure Response to Covid-19

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Apr 2022
Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Hong Kong, affiliation not provided to SSRN and National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics
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inequality, School closures, Education, COVID-19

Assessing Inequality in the School Closure Response to Covid-19

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jun 2022
Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Hong Kong, Education Bureau of Quanzhou and National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics
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inequality, School closures, Education, COVID-19

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The Great Opening Up and the Roadmap for the Future: The Story of China's International Trade

China & World Economy, Vol. 26, Issue 2, pp. 68-93, 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Yan Du and Yi Lu
Sichuan Agricultural University - School of Business and School of Business, University of Hong Kong
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China, international trade, opening up, reform

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Firm Investment and Exporting: Evidence from China's Value-added Tax Reform

Journal of International Economics, Vol. 97, 2015
Posted: 18 May 2021
Qing Liu and Yi Lu
Renmin University of China and School of Business, University of Hong Kong

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Value-Added Tax Reform, Fixed Investment, Exporting Behavior, Difference-in-Differences