Guanghua Wan

Asian Development Bank Institute

Director of Research

6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550

Metro Manila

Philippines

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1.

Determinants of Urbanization

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 355
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Anett John and Guanghua Wan
CREST-ENSAE and Asian Development Bank Institute
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urbanization, economic growth, education, industrialization

2.

Changes in Regional Inequality in Rural China: Decomposing the Gini Index by Income Sources

Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 361-381
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Feb 2005
Guanghua Wan
Asian Development Bank Institute
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inequality, decomposition, China

3.

Convergence in Food Consumption in Rural China: Evidence from Household Survey Data

China Economic Review, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 90-102, 2005
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Feb 2005
Guanghua Wan
Asian Development Bank Institute
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Convergence, China, food consumption

4.

Effects of WTO Membership on Income Distribution and Labour Movement in China - A CGE Analysis

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 18/2005
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Jul 2007
Jiao Wang, David G. Mayes and Guanghua Wan
London South Bank University, University of Auckland and Asian Development Bank Institute
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applied CGE modelling, China, WTO, labour movement, inequality

5.

Poverty in Asia and the Pacific: An Update

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 267
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Sep 2011
Guanghua Wan and Iva Sebastian
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank
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poverty, consumer price, economy, purchasing power, Economics Working Paper No. 267

6.

Market Efficiency and Returns to Simple Technical Trading Rules: New Evidence from U.S. Equity Market and Chinese Equity Markets

Asia-Pacific Financial Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Sep 2014
Gary Gang Tian, Guanghua Wan and Mingyuan Guo
Macquarie University, Asian Development Bank Institute and Independent
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Technical trading rules, market efficiency, US market, Chinese market

7.

How is the Global Recession Impacting on Poverty and Social Spending? An Ex Ante Assessment Methodology with Applications to Developing Asia

ADB Sustainable Development Working Paper Series No.8
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Guanghua Wan and Ruth H. Francisco
Asian Development Bank Institute and University of the Philippines, Diliman - School of Economics
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8.

Climate Change and Agricultural Interregional Trade Flows in the People’s Republic of China

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 244
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Asian Development Bank - East Asia Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Asian Development Bank Institute, China Agricultural University - College of Economics and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Climate change, Agriculture, Interregional trade, People’s Republic of China

9.

Why is Access to Basic Services Not Inclusive? A Synthesis with a Special Focus on Developing Asia

ADB Sustainable Development Working Paper Series No. 6
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Guanghua Wan and Ruth H. Francisco
Asian Development Bank Institute and University of the Philippines, Diliman - School of Economics
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10.

Between-Country Disparities in MDGs: The Asia and Pacific Region

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 278
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Jan 2012
Guanghua Wan and Yuan Zhang
Asian Development Bank Institute and Fudan University - China Center for Economic Studies (CCES)
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Abstract:

millennium development goals, MDGs, inequality decomposition, asia-pacific, child mortality, maternal health, HIV/AIDS, environmental sustainability, gender equality, primary education

11.

Understanding Regional Poverty and Inequality Trends in China: Methodological Issues and Empirical Findings

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 25-34, March 2007
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Guanghua Wan
Asian Development Bank Institute
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Urban Poverty in China and its Contributing Factors, 1986-2000

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 167-189, March 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Xin Meng, Robert Gregory and Guanghua Wan
Australian National University, Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) and Asian Development Bank Institute
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13.

A ZEN Approach to Post-2015: Addressing the Range of Perspectives across Asia and the Pacific

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 327
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, The Brookings Institution, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank Institute
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Development Goals, poverty, post 2015 agenda, ZEN, Asia

14.

Globalization and Regional Income Inequality: Empirical Evidence from Within China

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 35-59, March 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Guanghua Wan, Ming Lu and Zhao Chen
Asian Development Bank Institute, Fudan University and Fudan University
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Introduction to the Special Issue: Spatial Inequality and Development in Asia

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 9, pp. 1-4, February 2005
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Jan 2005
Ravi Kanbur, Anthony J. Venables and Guanghua Wan
Cornell University, University of Oxford and Asian Development Bank Institute
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Income Inequality in Rural China: Regression-based Decomposition Using Household Data

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 107-120, February 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Feb 2005
Guanghua Wan and Zhangyue Zhou
Asian Development Bank Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Income Inequality in Rural China: Regression‐Based Decomposition Using Household Data

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 107-120, 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Guanghua Wan and Zhangyue Zhou
Asian Development Bank Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Exchange Rates and Competition for FDI in Asia

World Economy, Vol. 29, pp. 419-434, April 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 May 2006
Yuqing Xing and Guanghua Wan
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies and Asian Development Bank Institute
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Exchange Rates and Competition for FDI in Asia

The World Economy, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Nov 2005
Yuqing Xing and Guanghua Wan
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies and Asian Development Bank Institute

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FDI, exchange rate, China, Japan, ASEAN-4

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Explaining the Poverty Difference Between Inland and Coastal China: A Regression-Based Decomposition Approach

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 455-467, May 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Guanghua Wan and Yin Zhang
Asian Development Bank Institute and Nanjing Agricultural University (NAU)
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Introduction to the Special Section: Poverty and Inequality in China

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 12, Issue 2, pp. 416-418, May 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Guanghua Wan
Asian Development Bank Institute
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20.

Interactions Among China-Related Stocks: Evidence from a Causality Test with a New Procedure

Applied Financial Economics, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2014
Gary Gang Tian and Guanghua Wan
Macquarie University and Asian Development Bank Institute
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21.

Income Polarization in the People’s Republic of China: Trends and Changes

ADBI Working Paper 538
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
Guanghua Wan and Chen Wang
Asian Development Bank Institute and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Abstract:

polarization decomposition, alienation, identification, income distribution, PRC

22.

Rising Inequality in China and the Move to a Balanced Economy

China & World Economy, Vol. 20, Issue 1, pp. 83-104, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Feb 2012
Cuiping Zhu and Guanghua Wan
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Asian Development Bank Institute
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development policy, Gini index, income inequality, urbanization

23.

Trade Expansion of China and India: Threat or Opportunity?

World Economy, Vol. 31, No. 10, pp. 1327-1350, October 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Mahvash Saeed Qureshi and Guanghua Wan
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and Asian Development Bank Institute
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24.

Evolving Walkability of Major Cities in the People's Republic of China

ADBI Working Paper No. 645
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Apr 2017
Michigan State University, Asian Development Bank Institute, Zhejiang University, Michigan State University, Lanzhou University, Southwest University, Zhejiang University and Michigan State University
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Urban Planning, Urban Development, Urban Landscape, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Chongqing, Lanzhou, Walkability Index, Dwelling Density, Street Connectivity, Land-Use Mix, Public Transit, Elevation

25.

Urbanizing with Equity Consideration

ADBI Working Paper No. 642
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Apr 2017
Guanghua Wan, Zhi Luo and Xun Zhang
Asian Development Bank Institute, Wuhan University and Beijing Normal University (BNU)
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Urbanization, Income Inequality, Social Welfare Function, Optimization

26.

Globalization and the Labor Share in National Income

ADBI Working Paper 639
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Ha Thi Thanh Doan and Guanghua Wan
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank Institute
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labor share, wage share, globalization, imports, exports, FDI

27.

Exploring the Trade–Urbanization Nexus in Developing Economies: Evidence and Implications

ADBI Working Paper 636
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Mar 2017
Yuan Zhang and Guanghua Wan
Fudan University - China Center for Economic Studies (CCES) and Asian Development Bank Institute
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trade, urbanization, trade-urbanization nexus, trade openness, cereals trade, population, developing economies, urban development

28.

Measuring the Impact of Vulnerability on the Number of Poor: A New Methodology with Empirical Illustrations

ADBI Working Paper 612
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Economic Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, Bar-Ilan University and Asian Development Bank Institute
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poverty, vulnerability, poverty line, arrow-pratt risk aversion

29.

Structural Change and Income Distribution: Accounting for Regional Inequality in the People's Republic of China and its Changes During 1952–2012

ADBI Working Paper 608
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jan 2017
Guanghua Wan, Chen Wang and Xun Zhang
Asian Development Bank Institute, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Beijing Normal University (BNU)
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structural transformation, structural change, income distribution, income inequality, inequality decomposition, spatial agglomeration, macroeconomics, China, 不均等, 收入分配, 结构变化

30.

Factors Affecting the Outlook for Medium‐Term to Long‐Term Growth in China

China & World Economy, Vol. 24, Issue 5, pp. 20-41, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Sep 2016
Justin Y. Lin, Guanghua Wan and Peter Morgan
Peking University - China Center for Economic Research, Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank Institute
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China, demand‐side factors, long‐term growth, supply‐side factors, total factor productivity

31.

The Fiscal Risk of Local Government Revenue in the People's Republic of China

ADBI Working Paper No. 567
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Fan Ziying and Guanghua Wan
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Asian Development Bank Institute
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PRC fiscal risk, fiscal transfers, fiscal and tax reforms

32.

China's Urban Employment and Urbanization Rate: A Re‐Estimation

China & World Economy, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 30-44, 2014
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Xiaolu Wang and Guanghua Wan
National Economic Research Institute – China Reform Foundation and Asian Development Bank Institute
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labor transfer, Lewis Turning Point, urbanization

33.

Who Gains More from Which Infrastructure in Rural People's Republic of China?

ADBI Working Paper 540
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Guanghua Wan and Xun Zhang
Asian Development Bank Institute and Beijing Normal University (BNU)
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infrastructure gains, rural PRC, physical infrastructure

34.

Urbanization and Urban Systems in the People's Republic of China: Research Findings and Policy Recommendations

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 28, Issue 4, pp. 671-685, 2014
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Jul 2014
Ming Lu and Guanghua Wan
Fudan University - School of Economics and Asian Development Bank Institute
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Hukou, Inequality, People's Republic of China, Segregation, Urbanization, Urban system

35.

Income Inequality in the People's Republic of China: Trends, Determinants, and Proposed Remedies

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 28, Issue 4, pp. 686-708, 2014
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Jul 2014
Guanghua Wan, Chen Wang and Dan Yang
Asian Development Bank Institute, Leiden University - Department of Economics and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE)
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China, Income distribution, Inequality

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China's Regional Inequality in Innovation Capability, 1995–2006

China & World Economy, Vol. 20, Issue 3, pp. 16-36, 2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Jun 2012
Peilei Fan, Guanghua Wan and Ming Lu
Michigan State University, Asian Development Bank Institute and Fudan University
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China, inequality decomposition, innovation, regional disparity

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Spatial decomposition of inequality

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp. 59-81, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Anthony Shorrocks and Guanghua Wan
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and Asian Development Bank Institute

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JEL classifications: C43, D31, D63, R12