Simon Chang

University of Western Australia - Department of Economics

Senior Lecturer

35 Stirling Highway

Crawley, Western Australia 6009

Australia

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Mating Competition and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01203
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Simon Chang and Xiaobo Zhang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 140 (161,104)

Abstract:

sex ratios, mating competition, entrepreneurship, Taiwan

Long-Term Effects of Early Childhood Malaria Exposure on Education and Health: Evidence from Colonial Taiwan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5526
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Mar 2011
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, Ohio State University (OSU) and Academia Sinica
Downloads 57 (315,825)
Citation 1

Abstract:

malaria, early childhood, education, health, Taiwan

Long-term Health Effects of Malaria Exposure around Birth: Evidence from Colonial Taiwan

Economic Development and Cultural Change, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, Ohio State University (OSU) and Academia Sinica
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Abstract:

Malaria, Barker Hypothesis, health, Taiwan

3.

Evolution of the Industrial Wage Structure in China Since 1980

CHLR Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Mar 2012
O. Hyun Kwon, Simon Chang and Belton M. Fleisher
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, University of Western Australia - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
Downloads 53 (308,848)

Abstract:

industry-wage structure, inequality, China

4.

The Determinants of Health Care Expenditure towards the End of Life: Evidence from Taiwan

Health Economics, 23(8), page 951-961
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Simon Chang, Yang He and Chee-Ruey Hsieh
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) and Academia Sinica - Institute of Economics
Downloads 48 (306,254)

Abstract:

Health care expenditure, end-of-life patients, private hospitals, public hospitals, national health insurance, Taiwan

The Healer or the Druggist: Effects of Two Health Care Policies in Taiwan on Elderly Patients’ Choice between Physician and Pharmacist Services

Asia Health Policy Program Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Aug 2010
Simon Chang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (420,497)
Citation 1

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The Healer or the Druggist: Effects of Two Health Care Policies in Taiwan on Elderly Patients’ Choice between Physician and Pharmacist Services

International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Mar 2012
Simon Chang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (464,912)
Citation 1

Abstract:

national health insurance, drug prescribing and dispensing, elderly, Taiwan

Civil War, Marriage Ban and Sex Ratio: Impute the Prime-age Sex Ratio in Post-War Taiwan Using Censored Data

Asian Population Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Simon Chang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (464,912)

Abstract:

civil war, marriage ban, sex ratio, marriage squeeze, China, Taiwan

Civil War, Marriage Ban and Sex Ratio: Impute the Prime-Age Sex Ratio in Post-War Taiwan Using Censored Data

CHLR Working Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Mar 2012
Simon Chang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (470,814)

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7.

Criminalization of Homosexuality and Sex Ratios

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8801
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Simon Chang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics
Downloads 22 (362,806)

Abstract:

sex ratio, sodomy law, social norm, homosexuality

8.

Be a Good Samaritan to a Good Samaritan: Field Evidence of Interdependent Other-Regarding Preferences in China

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9319
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Simon Chang, Thomas S. Dee, Chun-Wing Tse and Li Yu
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, , Central University of Finance and Economics and Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)
Downloads 12 (491,272)

Abstract:

other-regarding preferences, lost letter technique, altruism, China

9.

Evolution of E Interindustry Wage Structure in China Since the 1980s

Pacific Economic Review, 20(1), page 17-44, 2015
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Feb 2015
O. Hyun Kwon, Simon Chang and Belton M. Fleisher
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, University of Western Australia - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
Downloads 1 (541,599)

Abstract:

Interindustry Wage Structure, Inequality, China

10.

The Dark Side of Competition: Gender Differences

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 1585
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Dec 2016
Simon Chang, Kamhon Kan and Xiaobo Zhang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, Academia Sinica - Institute of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 0 (460,029)

Abstract:

China, East Asia, Asia, Gender, Markets, Health, Men, Marriage, Sex Ratio, Mortality, Governance

11.

What Will You Do If I Say 'I Do'?: The Effect of the Sex Ratio on Time Use within Taiwanese Married Couples

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9287
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Simon Chang, Rachel Connelly and Ping Ma
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, Bowdoin College - Department of Economics and Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)
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Abstract:

sex ratios, time use, time diaries, Taiwan, marriage markets, bargaining power

12.

The Effect of Taiwan’s National Health Insurance on Mortality of the Elderly: Revisited

Health Economics, 21, page 1257-1270
Posted: 01 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2013
Simon Chang
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics

Abstract:

universal health insurance, mortality, elderly, Taiwan