Boliang Zhu

Pennsylvania State University

Assistant Professor

317 Pond Lab

Department of Political Science

University Park, PA 16802

United States

http://sites.psu.edu/bxz14/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Fortune or Evil? The Effect of Inward Foreign Direct Investment on Corruption

International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 60, No. 4, pp. 693-705, 2016
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
Pablo M. Pinto and Boliang Zhu
University of Houston and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

foreign direct investment, corruption, instrumental variables

2.

The Network of Foreign Direct Investment Flows: Theory and Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Aug 2017
Department of Political Science, The Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Network Analysis, Dyadic Data, Exponential Random Graph Model, International Political Economy

3.

Greasing the Wheels of Commerce? Corruption and Foreign Investment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Aug 2017
Boliang Zhu and Weiyi Shi
Pennsylvania State University and University of California, San Diego - GPS (nee IR/PS)
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Abstract:

Corruption, Uncertainty, Foreign Investment, Entry Mode, Survey Experiment, China

4.

The Face of Internet Recruitment: Evaluating the Labor Markets of Online Crowdsourcing Platforms in China

21st Century China Center Research Paper No. 2017-04
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jul 2017
Xiaojun Li, Weiyi Shi and Boliang Zhu
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego - GPS (nee IR/PS) and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Crowdsourcing, Subject Recruitment, Online Samples, Representativeness, China

5.

Brewing Violence: Foreign Investment and Civil Conflict

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Jul 2017
Pablo M. Pinto and Boliang Zhu
University of Houston and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Multinational Corporations, Economic Rents, State Capacity, Civil Conflict, Instrumental Variables

6.

Monopoly Rents and Foreign Direct Investment in Fixed Assets

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Joseph Wright and Boliang Zhu
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Political Science and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Multinational Corporations, Fixed Assets, Monopoly Rents, Authoritarian Regimes

7.

'Yes-Man' Firms: Government Campaigns and Policy Positioning of Businesses in China

21st Century China Center Research Paper No. 2017-03
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Mar 2017
Megumi Naoi, Weiyi Shi and Boliang Zhu
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego - GPS (nee IR/PS) and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

authoritarian systems, information problems, China, survey experiments, policy campaigns, firms, foreign direct investment (FDI)

8.

Economic Considerations and Attitudes toward Migrant Workers

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2017
Boliang Zhu
Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Public Opinion, Migrant Workers, Internal Migration, International Immigration, Survey Experiment

9.

MNCs, Rents, and Corruption: Evidence from China

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. 84-99, 2017
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 May 2016 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Boliang Zhu
Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Multinational Corporations, Foreign Direct Investment, Market Concentration, Rents, Corruption, China

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 0    Citations: 0
1.

The Structural Determinants of Electoral Fraud in Semi-Competitive Electoral Systems: Revisiting the Case of Imperial Germany

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 01 Aug 2011
Isabela Mares and Boliang Zhu
Columbia University - Department of Political Science and Pennsylvania State University

Abstract: