Yao Luo

University of Toronto - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

150 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S3G7

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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1,230

SSRN CITATIONS

23

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5

Scholarly Papers (18)

Great and Small Walls of China: Distance & Chinese E-Commerce

NET Institute Working Paper No. 15-14
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Oct 2015
Wuhan University, Questrom School of Business and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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e-commmerce, China, gravity, distance, domestic trade, Internet marketing

Great and Small Walls of China: Distance & Chinese E-Commerce

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-28
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Oct 2015
Wuhan University, Questrom School of Business and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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e-commmerce; China, gravity; distance; domestic trade; Internet marketing

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Bidding for Contracts under Uncertain Demand: Skewed Bidding and Risk Sharing

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 May 2019 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2019
Yao Luo and Hidenori Takahashi
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Hitotsubashi University
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Contract, Unit-Price, Fixed-Price, Portfolio, Cost Overrun, Unobserved Heterogeneity, Procurement, Scoring Auction

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Bundling and Nonlinear Pricing in Telecommunications

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Apr 2019
Yao Luo
University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Multidimensional Screening, Mixed Bundling, Endogeneity, Complementarity, Substitutability, Nonparametric Identification

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Nonlinear Pricing with Product Customization in Mobile Service Industry

NET Institute Working Paper No. 11-28
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Yao Luo
University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Nonlinear Pricing, Product Customization, Mobile Service

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A Robust Approach to Estimating Production Functions: Replication of the ACF Procedure

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2018
Kyoo il Kim, Yao Luo and Yingjun Su
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Jinan University - Institute for Economic and Social Research
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Production Function, Control Function, Monte Carlo Simulation

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Identification of Dynamic Games With Unobserved Heterogeneity and Multiple Equilibria

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2020
Yao Luo, Ping Xiao and Ruli Xiao
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Indiana University
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Unobserved Heterogeneity, Multiple Equilibria, Discrete Games, Dynamic Games, Nonparametric Identification, Fast Food Chain

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Production Function Estimation Robust to Flexible Timing of Labor Input

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Apr 2019
Kyoo il Kim, Yao Luo and Yingjun Su
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Jinan University - Institute for Economic and Social Research
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Production Function, Weak Identification, Control Function, Monte Carlo Simulation

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Under-Identification of Structural Models Based on Timing and Information Set Assumptions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Dec 2020
University of Texas at Austin, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Jinan University - Institute for Economic and Social Research
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Production Function, Identification, Timing and Information Set Assumptions, Market Persistence Factor, Monte Carlo Simulation

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Identification of Auction Models Using Order Statistics

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 08 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2020
Yao Luo and Ruli Xiao
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Indiana University
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Asymmetric Auction, Unobserved Competition, Multidimensional Unobserved Heterogeneity, Consecutive Order Statistics, Finite Mixture, Data Truncation

Estimating the Demand for Service Bundles under Three-Part Tariffs

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2019
Liang Chen, Yao Luo and Ping Xiao
Wuhan University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Three-Part Tariffs, Bundling, Mobile Services, Interchangeable Units

Estimating the Demand for Service Bundles Under Three‐Part Tariffs

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 67, Issue 3-4, pp. 448-483, 2019
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 May 2020
Liang Chen, Yao Luo and Ping Xiao
Wuhan University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Deakin University
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A MPEC Estimator for Misclassification Models

Economics Letters, Volume 125, 2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2019
Ruichang Lu, Yao Luo and Ruli Xiao
Department of Finance, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Indiana University
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Mathematical Programming with Equilibrium Constraints (MPEC); Misclassification models; Nonparametric estimation

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Order Statistics Approaches to Unobserved Heterogeneity in Auctions

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Jan 2021
Yao Luo, Peijun Sang and Ruli Xiao
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science and Indiana University
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Sieve Estimation, Nonseparable, Measurement Error, Consecutive Order Statistics

Imperfect Competition and Rents in Labor and Product Markets: The Case of the Construction Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w27325
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
University of Toronto, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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A Modified Likelihood Approach for Models with Parameter-Dependent Support

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Aug 2018
Yao Luo
University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Boundary Model, Job Search, Auction, Frontier Production Function, Sutton's Bound Test, Vuong Test

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Accounting for Unobserved Heterogeneity in Ascending Auctions

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Jan 2021
Yao Luo and Ruli Xiao
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Indiana University
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Deconvolution, Unobserved Heterogeneity, Order Statistics

Sufficient Statistics for Unobserved Heterogeneity in Structural Dynamic Logit Models

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 May 2018
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Panel data discrete choice models; Dynamic structural models; Fixed effects; Unobserved heterogeneity; Structural state dependence; Identification; Sufficient statistic

Sufficient Statistics for Unobserved Heterogeneity in Structural Dynamic Logit Models

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12930
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 May 2018
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Panel data discrete choice models; Dynamic structural models; Fixed effects; Unobserved heterogeneity; Structural state dependence; Identification; Sufficient statistic.

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A Dynamic Structural Model of Virus Diffusion and Network Production: A First Report

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14750
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 May 2020
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Centro de Estudios Monetarios y Financieros (CEMFI)
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COVID-19, Disease-Specific Public Health Interventions, dynamics, Production and social networks, Production externalities, Virus diffusion

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A Nonparametric Test for Comparing Valuation Distributions in First‐Price Auctions

International Economic Review, Vol. 58, Issue 3, pp. 857-888, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Nianqing Liu and Yao Luo
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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