Sheng-Jun Xu

University of Alberta - School of Business

Assistant Professor

2-32D Business Building

Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2R6

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

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2,055

SSRN CITATIONS

4

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Skilled Foreign Labor Supply and Corporate Investment: Evidence from H-1B Lotteries and Application Deadlines

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2024
Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 666 (73,295)
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investment, skilled labor, immigration, capital-skill complementarity, H-1B visas

2.

The Effect of Childcare Access on Women's Careers and Firm Performance

Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 4162092
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2023
Elena Simintzi, Sheng-Jun Xu and Ting Xu
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
Downloads 642 (76,772)

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Childcare, gender gap, earnings, productivity, labor, worker-firm match

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The Effects of Voter Partisanship on Economic Redistribution: Evidence from Gerrymandering

Proceedings of Paris December 2019 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - ESSEC, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2019-505
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2021
Sahil Raina and Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 243 (230,669)

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political economy, distributive politics, gerrymandering, redistricting, partisanship

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Skilled Labor Rationing, Hiring Uncertainty, and Corporate Investment: Evidence from H-1B Visa Application Deadlines

Proceedings of Paris December 2020 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - ESSEC
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2024
Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 181 (303,027)
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corporate investment, skilled labor, immigration, capital-skill complementarity, hiring uncertainty, H-1B visas

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From Bail Bonds to Foreclosures: The Financial Consequences of Pretrial Detention

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2023
Pablo Slutzky and Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 146 (363,754)

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pretrial detention, bail bonds, bankruptcy, solvency, foreclosures

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Tax Breaks for Swing States? The Economic Consequences of Regional Political Competition

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2023
Sahil Raina and Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 87 (528,130)

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political competition, tax credits, government policy, firm value, political economy

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Skilled Labor Uncertainty and Corporate Investment: Evidence from H-1B Visa Lottery Cycles

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Nov 2023 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2023
Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 54 (681,443)
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investment, skilled labor, immigration, uncertainty, real options

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Internet Appendix for 'Trading Credit (Subsidies) for Votes: The Effect of Local Politics on Small Business Lending'

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 May 2020
Sahil Raina and Sheng-Jun Xu
University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 36 (801,551)
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small business finance, political economy, gerrymandering, redistricting, credit subsidies