Liang Choon Wang

Monash University - Department of Economics

Lecturer

Wellington Road

Clayton, Victoria

Australia

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

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1.

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
Downloads 164 (134,126)
Citation 2

Abstract:

discrimination, field experiment, statistical discrimination, housing markets

2.

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
Downloads 153 (138,340)

Abstract:

Single-sex schooling, randomization, college attendance, college entrance exam

3.

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 - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 101 (150,077)
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Abstract:

Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Microfinance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Tertiary Education

4.

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

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Youjin Hahn, Liang Choon Wang and Hee-Seung Yang
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Private schools; public schools; randomization; school autonomy; wage dispersion

5.

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
Downloads 74 (158,306)

Abstract:

Academic achievement, anchoring, reference-dependent preferences, suicidal ideation, mental health

6.

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 Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (244,090)

Abstract:

abortion legalization, fertility, pet, substitutes

7.

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
Downloads 68 (244,090)

Abstract:

Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Tertiary Education, Disease Control & Prevention, Education For All

8.

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
Downloads 50 (233,944)

Abstract:

Civil conflict, genocide, fertility, returns to schooling

9.

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
Downloads 33 (349,221)

Abstract:

Tertiary Education, Educational Sciences, Youth and Governance, Secondary Education, Scientific Research & Science Parks

10.

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
Downloads 32 (319,321)

Abstract:

Tracking, shadow education, leisure, time use, anxiety, Korea

11.

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 A. Raschky and Liang Choon Wang
Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 31 (346,043)

Abstract:

Fertility, Mortality Risk, War

12.

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
Downloads 28 (409,027)
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13.

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 Michael Carr and Liang Choon Wang
Independent and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 27 (203,098)

Abstract:

After-school classes, private tuition, college attendance, mental health, equalisation policy

14.

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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Abstract:

Civil conflict, sex ratio, marriage, education, health, intergenerational effects

15.

Out-of-School Activities and Effectiveness of Single-Sex and Private Schools

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2015
Youjin Hahn and Liang Choon Wang
Yonsei University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 5 (409,027)

Abstract:

out-of-school activities, homework, test scores, school effectiveness, single-sex schooling, private schooling

16.

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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Abstract:

schooling deficit, learning deficit, education deprivation, India

17.

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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Abstract:

affirmative action, gender quota, gender gap, labor market, sabotage, competition, tournament