Li Gan

Texas A&M University - Department of Economics

Associate Professor

5201 University Blvd.

College Station, TX 77843-4228

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Empirical Estimates of Effect of Price Limits on Limit-Hitting Days

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Dec 2000
Jeff Chung and Li Gan
HypoVereinsbank - Singapore and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Price limits, mixture density

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Testing the Barten Model of Economies of Scale in Household Consumption: Toward Resolving a Paradox of Deaton and Paxson

U of Texas Dept. of Econ. Working Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 May 2001
Li Gan and Victoria Vernon
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and State University of New York - Empire State College
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Household Consumption, Economies of Scale

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Social Capital, Finance, and Consumption: Evidence from a Representative Sample of Chinese Households

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7873
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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Educational Sciences, Urban Governance and Management, Municipal Management and Reform, Urban Housing, Urban Housing and Land Settlements, Access to Finance, Transport Services, Marketing, Private Sector Economics, Private Sector Development Law

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Efficiency of Thin and Thick Markets

University of Texas at Austin Department of Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 May 2003
Li Gan and Qi Li
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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thin and thick market, matching function, market efficiency, empirical test

Efficiency of Thin and Thick Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w10815
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2022
Li Gan and Qi Li
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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The Uncertain Fair Wage-Effort Hypothesis and Wage Secrecy

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Jan 2001
Li Gan
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Uncertainty, Fairness, Wage Secrecy

Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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health shocks, village governance, farmers' income

Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China

NBER Working Paper No. w12686
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2022
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Dual Credit Markets and Household Access to Finance: Evidence from a Representative Chinese Household Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7454
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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Urban Housing, Urban Governance and Management, Urban Housing and Land Settlements, Municipal Management and Reform, Access to Finance, Educational Sciences, Financial Literacy, Inflation

The Thick Market Effect on Local Unemployment Rate Fluctuations

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Qinghua Zhang and Li Gan
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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thick market effect, local unemployment fluctuation, matching

The Thick Market Effect on Local Unemployment Rate Fluctuations

NBER Working Paper No. w11248
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 May 2005 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2022
Li Gan and Qinghua Zhang
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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Local Elections and Consumption Insurance: Evidence from Chinese Villages

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4205
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Consumption, Inequality, Services & Transfers to Poor, Economic Theory & Research

Market Thickness and the Impact of Unemployment on Housing Market Outcomes

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 13 Mar 2017
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Peking University HSBC Business School and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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housing markets, unemployment rate, thick market effect, search-matching

Market Thickness and the Impact of Unemployment on Housing Market Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w19564
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2023
Li Gan and Qinghua Zhang
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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A Model to Evaluate Vehicle Emission Incentive Policies in Japan

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4866
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Austin
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A Model to Evaluate Vehicle Emission Incentive Policies in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w20333
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2023
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Austin
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Group Lending with Heterogeneous Types

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 May 2017
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Group lending, heterogeneous types, repayment behavior, mixture model

Group Lending with Heterogeneous Types

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 01268
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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group lending, heterogeneous types, repayment behavior

Group Lending with Heterogeneous Types

NBER Working Paper No. w18847
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2023
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Subjective Mortality Risk and Bequests

NBER Working Paper No. w10789
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2022
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Individual Subjective Survival Curves

NBER Working Paper No. w9480
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 29 May 2022
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Vehicle Choices, Miles Driven, and Pollution Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w11553
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2022
Ye Feng, Don Fullerton and Li Gan
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
Downloads 81 (563,284)
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Cost-Effective Policies to Reduce Vehicle Emissions

NBER Working Paper No. w11174
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2022
Don Fullerton and Li Gan
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Price Dispersion Under Costly Capacity and Demand Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w13075
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2022
Diego Escobari and Li Gan
The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Model Specification Test with Correlated But Not Cointegrated Variables

CAFE Research Paper No. 13.09
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Aug 2013
Li Gan, Cheng Hsiao and Shu Xu
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, University of Southern California - Department of Economics and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE)
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Specification test, Spurious regression, varying coefficient, kernel estimation

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A Simulation-Based Welfare Loss Calculation for Labor Taxes with Piecewise-Linear Budgets

NBER Working Paper No. w10139
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2022
Don Fullerton and Li Gan
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Does Sorting Students Improve Scores? An Analysis of Class Composition

NBER Working Paper No. w18848
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Courtney Collins and Li Gan
Rhodes College and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Group Lending with Peer Selection and Moral Hazard

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Jul 2017
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Group lending, peer selection, moral hazard

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A Simple Model of Optimal Hate Crime Legislation

NBER Working Paper No. w10463
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 May 2004 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2022
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics
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Mortality Risk and Educational Attainment of Black and White Men

NBER Working Paper No. w10381
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 15 May 2022
Li Gan and Guan Gong
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics
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Estimating Interdependence between Health and Education in a Dynamic Model

NBER Working Paper No. w12830
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2022
Li Gan and Guan Gong
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics
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A Simple Test of Adverse Events and Strategic Timing Theories of Consumer Bankruptcy

NBER Working Paper No. w11763
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2022
Li Gan and Tarun Sabarwal
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and University of Kansas
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The Effects of Bracketing in Wealth Estimation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 May 2001
Harish Chand and Li Gan
Microsoft Corporation and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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An Empirical Study of the Credit Market with Unobserved Consumer Typers

NBER Working Paper No. w13873
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Li Gan and Roberto Mosquera
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Universidad de las Americas - Department of Economics
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The Thick Market Effect on Housing Markets Transactions

NBER Working Paper No. w12134
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2022
Li Gan and Qinghua Zhang
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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Do People Overreact? Evidence from the Housing Market after the Wenchuan Earthquake

NBER Working Paper No. w19515
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2023
Sichuan University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Strategic or Non-Strategic: The Role of Financial Benefit in Bankruptcy

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Feb 2019
Sichuan University, University of Kansas and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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consumer bankruptcy, personal bankruptcy, adverse events, strategic filing

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Personal Bankruptcy: Reconciling Adverse Events and Strategic Filing Hypotheses Using Heterogeneity in Filing Types

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Feb 2019
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, University of Kansas and Sichuan University
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consumer bankruptcy, personal bankruptcy, adverse events, strategic filing

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Impact of China's Urban Employee Basic Medical Insurance on Health Care Expenditure and Health Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w20873
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2023
Feng Huang and Li Gan
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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A Simple Test of Private Information in the Insurance Markets with Heterogeneous Insurance Demand

NBER Working Paper No. w16738
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2023
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Multiple Dimensions of Private Information in Life Insurance Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w19629
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2023
Xi Wu and Li Gan
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University - Department of Economics
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Making Friends with Your Neighbors? Agglomeration and Tacit Collusion in the Lodging Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w16739
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2023
Li Gan and Manuel A. Hernandez
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Relocating or Redefined: A New Perspective on Urbanization in China

NBER Working Paper No. w26585
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 31 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2023
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Nankai University and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - Research Institute of Economics & Management
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