Liang Choon Wang

Monash University - Department of Economics

Lecturer

Wellington Road

Clayton, Victoria

Australia

http://sites.google.com/site/liangchoonwang/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Does Greater School Autonomy Make a Difference? Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment in South Korea

Journal of Public Economics, Volume 161, May 2018, Pages 15-30
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2018
Youjin Hahn, Liang Choon Wang and Hee-Seung Yang
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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Private schools; public schools; randomization; school autonomy

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The Effect of High-Stakes Testing on Suicidal Ideation of Teenagers with Reference-Dependent Preferences

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics
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Academic achievement, anchoring, reference-dependent preferences, suicidal ideation, mental health

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Comment on Causal Effects of Single-Sex Schools on College Entrance Exams and College Attendance: Random Assignment in Seoul High Schools

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Youjin Hahn and Liang Choon Wang
Yonsei University and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Single-sex schooling, randomization, college attendance, college entrance exam

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Statistical Discrimination or Prejudice? A Large Sample Field Experiment

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2013
Michael Ewens, Bryan Tomlin and Liang Choon Wang
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Loyola University of Chicago - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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discrimination, field experiment, statistical discrimination, housing markets

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Does the Minimum Wage Affect Employment? Evidence from the Manufacturing Sector in Indonesia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6147
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Independent Evaluation Group, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Microfinance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Tertiary Education

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The Effect of After-School Classes on Private Tuition, Mental Health, and Academic Outcomes: Evidence from Korea

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Apr 2015
Daniel Carr and Liang Choon Wang
Independent and Monash University - Department of Economics
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After-school classes, private tuition, college attendance, mental health, equalisation policy

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The Long-Term Effects of Civil Conflicts on Education, Earnings and Fertility: Evidence from Cambodia

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Jul 2014
Asad Islam, Chandarany Ouch, Russell Smyth and Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Civil conflict, genocide, fertility, returns to schooling

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Gender Quotas, Competitions, and Peer Review: Experimental Evidence on the Backlash Against Women

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5526
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Andreas Leibbrandt, Liang Choon Wang and Cordelia Foo
University of Zurich - Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University
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affirmative action, gender quota, gender gap, labor market, sabotage, competition, tournament

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The Long-Term Effect of Abortion Legalization on the Demand for Pets

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2013
Youjin Hahn, Liang Choon Wang and Hee-Seung Yang
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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abortion legalization, fertility, pet, substitutes

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A Hybrid Approach to Efficiency Measurement with Empirical Illustrations from Education and Health

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5751
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Adam Wagstaff and Liang Choon Wang
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Tertiary Education, Disease Control & Prevention, Education For All

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All Work and No Play? The Effects of Ability Sorting on Students' Non-School Inputs, Time Use, and Grade Anxiety

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2014
Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics
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Tracking, shadow education, leisure, time use, anxiety, Korea

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Reproductive Behavior at the End of the World: The Effect of the Cuban Missile Crisis on U.S. Fertility

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Nov 2012
Paul Raschky and Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Fertility, Mortality Risk, War

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Shrinking Classroom Age Variance Raises Student Achievement: Evidence from Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5527
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics
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Tertiary Education, Educational Sciences, Youth and Governance, Secondary Education, Scientific Research & Science Parks

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Sex Ratio and the Intergenerational Impact of Conflict on Human Development: Evidence from Cambodia's Genocide

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jul 2015
Asad Islam, Chandarany Ouch, Russell Smyth and Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Civil conflict, sex ratio, marriage, education, health, intergenerational effects

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Hedonic Pricing and Forecasting in the Market for Thoroughbred Yearlings

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Jan 2018
Jun Sung Kim, Sophie Deborah Mitchell and Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Econometrics & Business Statistics, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and Monash University - Department of Economics
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thoroughbred yearling, hedonic pricing, forecasting, auction

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How Effective Is Social Capital in Spreading Political Ideas? Evidence from ‘Facebook Likes’ in the 2015 Queensland and 2017 Western Australian State Elections

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jan 2018
Thomas Bilson, Russell Smyth, Liang Choon Wang and Yuan Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Yump Pty. Ltd.
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Elections, Facebook, Social Capital, Social Media, Forecast, Prediction

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The Effectiveness of Single-Sex Schools through Out-of-School Activities: Evidence from South Korea

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 81, no. 2 (2019): 369-393.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2019
Youjin Hahn and Liang Choon Wang
Yonsei University and Monash University - Department of Economics
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out-of-school activities, homework, test scores, school effectiveness, single-sex schooling, private schooling

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Evaluating the Research Output of Australian Universities' Economics Departments

Australian Economic Papers, Vol. 42, pp. 418-441, December 2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Oct 2003
Richard Pomfret and Liang Choon Wang
University of Adelaide - School of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Schooling and Learning Deficits: A Simple Unified Measurement Framework

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jun 2017
Gaurav Datt and Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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schooling deficit, learning deficit, education deprivation, India