Department of Economics
|Research Interests: International Economics, Applied Microeconomics
China's Exports and Employment,  joint with Robert Feenstra, China's Growing Role in World Trade, edited by Robert Feenstra and Shang-Jin Wei, NBER/University of Chicago Press, March 2010, pp.167-199 . Also NBER Working Paper No. 13552
Indonesia's Economic Performance in Comparative Perspective, and a New Policy Framework for 2049,  joint with Wing Thye Woo, Bulletin of Indonesian Economics Studies, vol. 46, issue 1, 2010, pp. 33-64
Global Production Networks and China's Processing Trade,  with Alyson Ma, Ari Van Assche, Journal of Asian Economics 20(6), November 2009, pp. 640-654
Comp¨¦titivit¨¦ internationale de la Chine: Une r¨¦alit¨¦ ¨¤ r¨¦¨¦valuer,  with Ari Van Assche and V. Slootmaekers, Chapter 2 in Le Québec l’heure de la mondialisation, edited by Benoit Aubert, CIRANO, Montréal, October 2008, pp. 37-54. . An earlier English version was published as China’s International Competitiveness: Reassessing the Evidence,LICOS Discussion Paper 205/2008, April 2008.
China's Foreign Exchange Market,  Financial Investment In China, Chapter 5, October 1997, Shanghai People’s Press (China)
Gradual Liberalization of Interest Rates in China,  Shanghai Finance, February 1997
Contractual Versus Non-Contractual Trade: The Role of Institutions in China,with Robert Feenstra, Hong Ma, Barbara Spencer. Under review at Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.
The Political Economy of Tariff Protection in China: Evidence from WTO Accession.Revisions requested from Canadian Journal of Economics.
Does the Exchange Rate Matter for China’s Trade Balance,with Shang-Jin Wei and Caroline Freund.
Trade Liberalization, Wages, and Specialization in China,Under review at American Economic Journal: Economic Policy .
Unit Values in International Trade and Product Quality
Evidence on the Convergence of China’s Dual Trade Regimes,with Galina An, Songhua Lin.
Industrial Wages around the World (IWW) Database,with Robert Feenstra.
Courses (Websites maintained via the cicada.clarku.edu network):
Economics and the World Economy (ECN10): fall 2008, spring 2009, fall 2009, spring 2011, fall2011
International Economics: Trade and Finance (ECN108): fall 2009, fall 2011
Intermediate Macroeconomics (ECN206): spring 2009, spring 2011
International Trade Theory (ECN207): fall 2010
PhD International Trade Theory (ECN307): fall 2008, fall 2010