Yiqing Xu

University of California, San Diego

Assistant Professor

9500 Gilman Drive

#0521

La Jolla, CA 92093-0521

United States

http://web.mit.edu/polisci/people/gradstudents/yiqing-xu.shtml

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

China's Ideological Spectrum

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2015-6
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2016
Jennifer Pan and Yiqing Xu
Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 7,602 (304)

Abstract:

ideology, authoritarianism, political cleavage, Communism, China, principal component analysis

2.

Informal Institutions, Collective Action, and Public Investment in Rural China

Forthcoming, American Political Science Review, MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-6
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
Yiqing Xu and Yang Yao
University of California, San Diego and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
Downloads 915 (13,932)

Abstract:

informal institutions, public goods expenditure, collective action, village elections, accountability

3.

Sources of Authoritarian Responsiveness: A Field Experiment in China

American Journal of Political Science (Forthcoming), MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-11
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2016
Jidong Chen, Jennifer Pan and Yiqing Xu
Beijing Normal University (BNU) - Business School, Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 455 (28,552)

Abstract:

authoritarian rule, accountability, responsiveness, field experiment

4.

Ebalance: A Stata Package for Entropy Balancing

Journal of Statistical Software Vol. 54, Issue 7, September 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
Jens Hainmueller and Yiqing Xu
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 437 (27,504)
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Abstract:

causal inference, reweighting, matching, Stata

5.

Why Do Authoritarian Regimes Allow Citizens to Voice Opinions Publicly?

Journal of Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2016
Jidong Chen and Yiqing Xu
Beijing Normal University (BNU) - Business School and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 396 (88,119)

Abstract:

Authoritarian Governance, Public Communication, Horizontal Communication, China

6.

Information Manipulation and Reform in Authoritarian Regimes

Forthcoming in Political Science Research and Methods, MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-21
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 18 May 2015
Jidong Chen and Yiqing Xu
Beijing Normal University (BNU) - Business School and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 385 (42,452)

Abstract:

propaganda, censorship, information disclosure, reform, authoritarian governance, institutional design, game theory

7.

Generalized Synthetic Control Method: Causal Inference with Interactive Fixed Effects Models

Political Analysis, Forthcoming, MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2015-1
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2016
Yiqing Xu
University of California, San Diego
Downloads 308 (10,699)

Abstract:

causal inference, TSCS data, factor analysis, difference-in-differences, synthetic control method, interactive fixed effects

8.

Outspoken Insiders: Political Connections and Citizen Participation in Authoritarian China

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-16
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2015
Lily Tsai and Yiqing Xu
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 268 (50,944)

Abstract:

authoritarianism, mobilization, complaint making, resource model, state-society relations, political connections, political participation

9.

Awakening Leviathan: The Effect of Democracy on State Capacity, 1960-2009

Posted: 06 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2017
Erik Haixiao Wang and Yiqing Xu
Princeton University - Department of Political Science and University of California, San Diego

Abstract:

democracy, state capacity, development, democratic diffusion, causal inference, instrument variable, panel data

Making Democracy Work: Culture, Social Capital and Elections in China

NBER Working Paper No. w21058
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
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Making Democracy Work: Culture, Social Capital and Elections in China

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10515
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Apr 2015
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
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Abstract:

Civic Capital, History, Institutions, Public Goods, Trust

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Estimating Poverty Rates in Target Populations: An Assessment of the Simple Poverty Scorecard and Alternative Approaches

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7793
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Sep 2016
Harvard University, Harvard University, World Bank - International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank, World Bank and University of California, San Diego
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Abstract:

Inequality

12.

How Much Should We Trust Estimates from Multiplicative Interaction Models? Simple Tools to Improve Empirical Practice

Number of pages: 146 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Stanford University, Department of Political Science, Students and University of California, San Diego
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Abstract:

interaction effects, regression models, conditional hypothesis

13.

Incremental Democracy: The Policy Effects of the Partisan Composition of State Government

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2015-24
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Devin Caughey, Chris Warshaw and Yiqing Xu
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and University of California, San Diego
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Abstract:

policy, partisan, state, government, control