Binzhen Wu

Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management

Associate Professor

Beijing

China

Tsinghua University: NIFS (National Institute for Fiscal Studies)

Associate Professor

School of Economics and Management

Tsinghua University

Beijing, Beijing 100084

China

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Railways and the Local Economy: Evidence from Qingzang Railway

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 May 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2013
Yang Wang and Binzhen Wu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
Downloads 365 (146,846)
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Transportation Investment, Railway Infrastructure, Economic Development, Qingzang Railway, China

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The End of Cheap Chinese Labor

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
Li Hongbin, Li Lei, Binzhen Wu and Yanyan Xiong
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management and Southeast University - School of Economics and Management
Downloads 340 (158,583)
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Cheap labor, Wage growth, Relative cost of labor, China

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Health Insurance and Consumption: Evidence from China’s New Cooperative Medical Scheme

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2014
Chong-En Bai and Binzhen Wu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
Downloads 298 (182,413)
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Precautionary savings, Health insurance, Consumption, New Cooperative Medical Scheme, Chinese savings

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House Prices and Household Saving Rate: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 May 2013
Binzhen Wu and Jieyu Xie
Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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House prices, Household saving rate, Household consumption, Durable goods, China

5.

Does Attending Elite Colleges Pay in China?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 06 May 2013
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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elite college, first job wage, wage premium, China

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Retirement Consumption Puzzle in China

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2013
Li Hongbin, Xinzheng Shi and Binzhen Wu
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
Downloads 197 (272,845)
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retirement, comsumption, China

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Does Having a Cadre Parent Pay? Evidence from the First Job Offers of Chinese College Graduates

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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Inter-generational Transfer, Political Status, College Education, China

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Income Inequality, Consumption, and Social-Status Seeking

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 May 2010 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Jin Ye, Li Hongbin and Binzhen Wu
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Tsinghua University and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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Income Inequality, Social Status, Consumption and Savings, Status- Seeking, Education Investment

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Matching Mechanisms and Matching Quality: Evidence from a Top School in China

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 May 2013
Binzhen Wu and Xiaohan Zhong
Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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College admission system, School choice mechanism, Matching quality, Preference submission, Parallel options

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Poverty in China’s Colleges and the Targeting of Financial Aid

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 06 May 2013
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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Poverty, Financial aid, Financial sources, Higher education, China

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Matching Inequality and Strategic Behavior under the Boston Mechanism: Evidence from China’s College Admissions

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 18 May 2021
Binzhen Wu and Xiaohan Zhong
Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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China’s College Admission; School Choice; Matching Quality; Strategic Behavior; Boston Matching Mechanism

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Effects of China's Pharmaceutical Price Regulation between 1997 and 2008

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2014
Binzhen Wu, Qiong Zhang and Xue Qiao
Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) - School of Economics and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
Downloads 114 (426,472)
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Pharmaceutical price regulation, medicine price indices, health expenditure, pharmaceutical industry

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Scientific Personnel Allocation and Firm Innovation: Evidence from China's Expansion of Higher Education

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2014
Zhao Rong and Binzhen Wu
Wenlan School of Business, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
Downloads 88 (508,743)
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College expansion; scientific personnel; Firm innovation; Patenting; China

14.

How Does the Substitution of VAT for GRT Affect Outsourcing Behavior and Production Efficiency? Evidence from China

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jan 2023
Chong-En Bai, Yan Li and Binzhen Wu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, Wuhan University - Department of Clinical Laboratory and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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GRT to VAT reform; Outsourcing behavior; Vertical integration; Production efficiency; Industry structure

15.

Information Disclosure and Marriage Quality: Evidence from Premarital Medical Exams

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Feb 2023
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & ManagementWisconsin School of Business, Department of Economics, UC Santa Barbara and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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Information disclosure; Premarital health examination; Assortative matching; Marriage quality; Children's health quality

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Labor Market Experience and Returns to College Education in Fast Growing Economies

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jan 2023
Hongbin Li, James Liang and Binzhen Wu
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Peking University and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management
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Return to Labor Market Experience, Return to Higher Education, Lifetime Return to College Education, College Enrollment, China

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Unequal Access to College in China: How Far Have Poor, Rural Students Been Left Behind?

Posted: 14 Jul 2013
Tsinghua University, Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute of International Studies, Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management

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Inequality; College Access; Rural; Poor; China; College Expansion

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Chinese Social Insurance and Household Consumption

Posted: 12 Mar 2012
Chong-En Bai and Binzhen Wu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management

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Social insurance, Health insurance, Payroll tax, New Cooperative Medical Scheme, Household consumption and saving

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The Effects of College Financial Aid on Household Savings and Portfolios - Evidence from the 1992 Amendments to the Higher Education Act

Posted: 15 Aug 2011
Hau Chyi and Binzhen Wu
NORC and Tsinghua University: School of Economics and Management

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College financial aid, Implicit taxes, Portfolio choice, Savings, Educational finance