Chang-Tai Hsieh

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

5807 S. Woodlawn Avenue

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

549 Evans Hall #3880

Berkeley, CA 94720-3880

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Scholarly Papers (27)

Why Do Cities Matter? Local Growth and Aggregate Growth

Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 30
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Nov 2015
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Housing Constraints and Spatial Misallocation

NBER Working Paper No. w21154
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 May 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Why Do Cities Matter? Local Growth and Aggregate Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10604
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 19 May 2015
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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cities, economic growth

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Misallocation and Manufacturing TFP in China and India

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 09-04
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Aug 2009
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Life Cycle of Plants in India and Mexico

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-38, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Sep 2011
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Life Cycle of Plants in India and Mexico

NBER Working Paper No. w18133
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
Peter J. Klenow and Chang-Tai Hsieh
Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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The Life Cycle of Plants in India and Mexico

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 12-20
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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How Destructive is Innovation?

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-17-04
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Daniel Garcia-Macia, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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How Destructive is Innovation?

NBER Working Paper No. w22953
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Daniel Garcia-Macia, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezuela's Maisanta

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2009
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Wesleyan University - Department of Economics
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The Return to Capital in China

NBER Working Paper No. w12755
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 16 May 2007
Chong-En Bai, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Yingyi Qian
The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Misallocation and Manufacturing TFP in China and India

NBER Working Paper No. w13290
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezuela's Maisanta

NBER Working Paper No. w14923
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 05 May 2009
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA) and Wesleyan University - Department of Economics
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When Schools Compete, How Do They Compete? An Assessment of Chile's Nationwide School Voucher Program

NBER Working Paper No. w10008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Oct 2003
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Miguel S. Urquiola
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Columbia University
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Estimating the Border Effect: Some New Evidence

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Working Paper No. 09-10
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Sep 2009
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Estimating the Border Effect: Some New Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w14938
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 May 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2009
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Estimating the Border Effect: Some New Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7281
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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barcode data, border effect, law of one price, market segmentation

Accounting for the New Gains from Trade Liberalization

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 16-14
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Chang-Tai Hsieh, Nicholas Li, Ralph Ossa and Mu-Jeung Yang
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Washington - Department of Economics
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Gains from trade, trade liberalization, CUSFTA

Accounting for the New Gains from Trade Liberalization

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 249
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Apr 2017
Chang-Tai Hsieh, Nicholas Li, Ralph Ossa and Mu-Jeung Yang
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Washington - Department of Economics
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Gains from Trade, Trade Liberalization, CUSFTA

Accounting for the New Gains from Trade Liberalization

NBER Working Paper No. w22069
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2016
Chang-Tai Hsieh, Nicholas Li, Ralph Ossa and Mu-Jeung Yang
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Washington - Department of Economics
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Can Free Entry Be Inefficient? Fixed Commissions and Social Waste in the Real Estate Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w9208
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2010
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Can Free Entry Be Inefficient? Fixed Commissions and Social Waste in the Real Estate Industry

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 111, October 2003
Posted: 06 Oct 2003
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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The Industrial Revolution in Services

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-87
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jun 2019
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Industrial Revolution in Services

NBER Working Paper No. w25968
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Industrial Revolution in Services

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13797
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jul 2019
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Did Iraq Cheat the United Nations? Underpricing, Bribes, and the Oil for Food Program

NBER Working Paper No. w11202
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2013
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Was the Federal Reserve Fettered? Devaluation Expectations in the 1932 Monetary Expansion

NBER Working Paper No. w8113
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2010
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Christina D. Romer
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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A Global View of Productivity Growth in China

NBER Working Paper No. w16778
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Feb 2011
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Ralph Ossa
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Relative Prices and Relative Prosperity

NBER Working Paper No. w9701
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 May 2003 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2010
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Allocation of Talent and U.S. Economic Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w18693
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2013
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Allocation of Talent and U.S. Economic Growth

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-93
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jun 2019
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford University
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Taxes and Growth in a Financially Underdeveloped Country: Evidence from the Chilean Investment Boom

NBER Working Paper No. w12104
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 May 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Jonathan A. Parker
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Grasp the Large, Let Go of the Small: The Transformation of the State Sector in China

NBER Working Paper No. w21006
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Zheng Michael Song
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago
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The Long Shadow of a Fiscal Expansion

NBER Working Paper No. w22801
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Nov 2016
Chong-En Bai, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Zheng Michael Song
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago
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Special Deals with Chinese Characteristics

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-74
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2019
Chang-Tai Hsieh, Chong-En Bai and Zheng (Michael) Song
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
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Special Deals with Chinese Characteristics

NBER Working Paper No. w25839
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 May 2019
Chong-En Bai, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Zheng (Michael) Song
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
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The Missing "Missing Middle"

NBER Working Paper No. w19966
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2014
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Benjamin A. Olken
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Magnet High Schools and Academic Performance in China: A Regression Discontinuity Design

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Albert Park, Xinzheng Shi, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Xuehui An
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Government of the People's Republic of China - National Center for Education Development Research
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magnet high school, regression discontinuity design, academic performance

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A Forensic Examination of China's National Accounts

NBER Working Paper No. w25754
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Apr 2019
Wei Chen, Xilu Chen, Chang-Tai Hsieh and Zheng (Michael) Song
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
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Housing Constraints and Spatial Misallocation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12912
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 May 2018
Chang-Tai Hsieh and Enrico Moretti
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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The Classical Ricardian Theory of Comparative Advantage Revisited

Review of International Economics
Posted: 09 Sep 1998
Stephen S. Golub and Chang-Tai Hsieh
Swarthmore College - Economics Department and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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