Yang Yao

Peking University - CCER

Beijing, Beijing 100871

China

Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)

Beijing, 100871

China

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

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, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Stanford University and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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informal institutions, public goods expenditure, collective action, village elections, accountability

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Unions and Workers' Welfare in Chinese Firms

Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 31, No. 3, July 2013
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2013
Yang Yao, Yang Yao and Ninghua Zhong
Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER and Tong Ji University - School of Economics and Management
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Unionization, workers' welfare, Chinese firms

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Political Reform in China: Elections, Public Goods and Income Distribution

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Aug 2014
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Institutions, Local Governance, Elections, Democracy

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The Effectiveness of Law, Financial Development, and Economic Growth in an Economy of Financial Repression: Evidence from China

World Development, Forthcoming, Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-07
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
Susan F. Lu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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legal system, financial development, financial repression, economic growth

The Rise and Fall of Local Elections in China: Theory and Empirical Evidence on the Autocrat's Trade-Off

NBER Working Paper No. w24032
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2022
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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The Rise and Fall of Local Elections in China: Theory and Empirical Evidence on the Autocrat's Trade-Off

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12439
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Nov 2017
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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economic development, Loan pricing; Loan spreads; Democratic institutions; Reversals, political economy

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Dependency Ratio and International Trade

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2013
Wei Tian, Yang Yao, Yang Yao, Miaojie Yu and Yi Zhou
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Demography
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Trade, Dependency Ratio, Gravity Equation, Inter-industry Trade, Intra-industry Trade

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Specialization Without Regret: Transfer Rights, Agricultural Productivity, and Investment in an Industrializing Economy

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Yang Yao, Yang Yao and Michael R. Carter
Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
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Market Versus Administrative Reallocation of Agricultural Land in a Period of Rapid Industrialization

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Yang Yao, Yang Yao and Michael R. Carter
Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
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Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Li Gan, Lixin Colin Xu, Lixin Colin Xu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) 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
Li Gan, Lixin Colin Xu, Lixin Colin Xu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Elections in China

NBER Working Paper No. w18101
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 May 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2022
affiliation not provided to SSRN, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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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
Li Gan, Lixin Colin Xu, Lixin Colin Xu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) 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

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

NBER Working Paper No. w21058
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2022
Gerard Padró i Miquel, Nancy Qian, Yiqing Xu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - 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
Gerard Padró i Miquel, Nancy Qian, Yiqing Xu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Civic Capital, History, Institutions, Public Goods, Trust

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Fixed Exchange Rate Regimes, Real Undervaluation and Economic Growth

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 23/2015
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Rui Mao, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Zhejiang University - School of Management and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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fixed exchange rate regime, real undervaluation, economic growth

Do Local Elections in Non-Democracies Increase Accountability? Evidence from Rural China

NBER Working Paper No. w16948
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2022
affiliation not provided to SSRN, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Social Fragmentation, Public Goods and Elections: Evidence from China

NBER Working Paper No. w18633
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Gerard Padró i Miquel, Yang Yao, Yang Yao and Nancy Qian
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Social Fragmentation, Public Goods and Elections: Evidence from China

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9278
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Gerard Padró i Miquel, Nancy Qian, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale University - Department of Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Democracy, Fractionalization, Pre-Conditions, Religion, Voter Heterogeneity

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Causes of Privatization in China: Testing Several Hypotheses

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Mar 2005
Kai Guo, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Local Versus Global Separability in Agricultural Household Models: The Factor Price Equalization Effect of Land Transfer Rights

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 84, Issue 3, pp. 702-715, 2002
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Apr 2020
Michael R. Carter, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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household models, land rights, Chinese agriculture, separability, O120, O130, P320, Q120, Q150

Local Versus Global Separability in Agricultural Household Models: The Factor Price Equalization Effect of Land Transfer Rights

Posted: 23 Dec 2002
Michael R. Carter, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER

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The Cursed Virtue: Government Infrastructural Investment and Household Consumption in Chinese Provinces

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 73, Issue 6, pp. 856-877, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Nov 2011
Binkai Chen, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Structural Change in a Small Open Economy: An Application to South Korea

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 17, Issue 1, pp. 29-56, 2012
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2012
Rui Mao, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Environmental Compliance and Firm Performance: Evidence from China

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 74, Issue 3, pp. 397-424, 2012
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 May 2012
Xi Yang, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
University of North Texas and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Local Elections and Consumption Insurance

Economics of Transition, Vol. 20, Issue 3, pp. 521-547, 2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Jun 2012
Li Gan, Lixin Colin Xu, Lixin Colin Xu, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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Consumption insurance, risks, accountability, election, party

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Will China Be Able to Avoid the Japan Syndrome?

China & World Economy, Vol. 24, Issue 5, pp. 98-121, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Sep 2016
Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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China, convergence, Japan Syndrome, trend growth rate

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Public Service Provision and the Demand for Electric Appliances in Rural China

China Economic Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2003
Posted: 17 Jan 2013
Zhao Rong, Yang Yao and Yang Yao
Wenlan School of Business, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER

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demand analysis, public services, Chinese economy