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范承澤教授

范承澤教授

BSc, MSc (Xiamen); MA, PhD (Brown)​​
  • Professor​​
  • Department of Economics, Lingnan University ​​

Simon Fan's research interests span the theory and empirics of social economics, labor economics, development economics, and public economics. He has published two scholarly books and about forty papers in refereed journals, including International Economic Review, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Public Economics, and Review of Economics and Statistics. He is a recipient of several competitive grants for experimental research on education, particularly on the "left-behind" children in rural China.

Courses taught in Lingnan:
Globalization and Economic Integration, Economics of the Family and Intermediate Macroeconomics.

著作

  1. Forthcoming. "A Model of the Optimal Allocation of Government Expenditures," with Yu Pang and Pierre Pestieau, Journal of Public Economic Theory.
  2. 2017, "Soft Skills, Hard Skills, and the Black/White Wage Gap," with Xiangdong Wei and Junsen Zhang, Economic Inquiry 55(2): 1032-1053.
  3. 2016. "Culture, Institution, and Development in China: The Economics of National Character," London: Routledge
  4. 2016. "The Border Effect between Hong Kong and Mainland China", with Xiangdong Wei and Jia Wu, Pacific Economic Review, 21(1): 3-12.
  5. 2014. "Does Parental Absence Reduce Cognitive Achievements? Evidence from Rural China," with Hongliang Zhang, Jere R. Behrman, Xiangdong Wei, and Junsen Zhang,Journal of Development Economics, 111: 181–195.
  6. 2014. "Vanity Economics: An Economic Exploration of Sex, Marriage and Family," Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
  7. 2013. "Differential Fertility, Inequality and Intergenerational Mobility under Private versus Public Education", with Jie Zhang, Journal of Population Economics, 26(3): 907-941.
  8. 2011. "A Theory of Migration as a Response to Occupational Stigma," with Oded Stark, International Economic Review. 52(2): 549 -571.
  9. 2011. "The Prospect of Migration, Sticky Wages, and 'Educated Unemployment'", with Oded Stark, Review of International Economics, Vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 277 -287.
  10. 2011. "Migration for Degrading Work as an Escape from Humiliation," with Oded Stark, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 77(3): 241-247.
  11. 2010. "Training and Worker Effort: A Signaling Perspective," with Xiangdong Wei, Canadian Journal of Economics, 43(2): 604-621.
  12. 2009. "Political Decentralization and Corruption: Evidence from around the World," with Chen Lin and Daniel Treisman, Journal of Public Economics, February 2009, 93(1-2): 14-34.
  13. 2008. "Looking at the "Population Problem" through the Prism of Heterogeneity: Welfare and Policy Analyses," with Oded Stark, International Economic Review, August 2008, 49(3): 799-835.
  14. 2008. "Rural-to-Urban Migration, Human Capital, and Agglomeration," with Oded Stark,Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, October 2008, 68 (1): 234-247.
  15. 2008. "Imports of Capital Goods and Enterprise Performance: A Firm-Level Analysis," with Yifan Hu, Applied Economics Letters, 2008, 15(4-6): 391 -394.
  16. 2008. "FDI 对国内企业技术创新影响的理论和实证研究," with 胡一帆 and 郑红亮, 經濟研究, 2008, 477(43): 98-102.
  17. 2008. "Religious Participation and Children's Education: A Social Capital Approach," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2008, 65(2): 303-317.
  18. 2007. "International Migration and "Educated Unemployment"," with Oded Stark, Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 83(1): 76-87.
  19. 2007. "The Brain Drain, "Educated Unemployment," Human Capital Formation, and Economic Betterment," with Oded Stark, Economics of Transition, 2007, 15(4): 629-660.
  20. 2007. "Losses and Gains to Developing Countries from the Migration of Educated Workers: An Overview of Recent Research, and New Reflections," with Oded Stark, World Economics, 2007, 8(2): 259-269.
  21. 2007. "Foreign Direct Investment and Indigenous Technological Efforts: Evidence from China," with Yifan Hu, Economics Letters, 2007, 96(2): 253-258.
  22. 2007. "The Analytics of Seasonal Migration," with Oded Stark, Economics Letters, 2007, 94(2): 304-312.
  23. 2007. "A Social Proximity Explanation of the Reluctance to Assimilate," with Oded Stark, Kyklos (International Review for Social Sciences), 2007, 60(1): 55-63.
  24. 2007. "Sticky Wage, Efficiency Wage, and Keynesian Unemployment," Pacific Economic Review, 2007, 12(2): 213-224.
  25. 2006. "The Law of One Price: Evidence from the Transitional Economy of China", with Xiangdong Wei, Review of Economics and Statistics, 2006, 88(4): 682-697.
  26. 2006. "Do the Rich Save More? A New View Based on Intergenerational Transfers," Southern Economic Journal, 2006, 73(2): 362-373.
  27. 2006. "Kleptocracy and Corruption," Journal of Comparative Economics, 2006, 34(1): 57-74.
  28. 2005. "Survival of the Gene, Intergenerational Transfers and Precautionary Saving," Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 76(2): 451-479.
  29. 2005. "Increasing Returns, Product Quality, and International Trade," Economica, 2005, 72: 151-169.
  30. 2004. "Relative Wage, Child Labor and Human Capital," Oxford Economic Papers, 2004, 56(4): 687-700.
  31. 2004. "Quality, Trade, and Growth," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2004, 55(2): 271-291.
  32. 2004. "Extramarital Affairs, Marital Satisfaction, and Divorce: Evidence from Hong Kong," with Hon-Kwong Lui, Contemporary Economic Policy, 2004, 22(4): 442-452.
  33. 2004. "Child Labor and the Interaction between the Quantity and Quality of Children," Southern Economic Journal, 2004, 71(1): 21-35.
  34. 2004. "Trade and Wage Inequality: The Hong Kong Case," with Kui-yin Cheung, Pacific Economic Review, 2004, 9(2): 131-142.
  35. 2003. "Structural Change and the Narrowing Gender Gap in Wages: Theory and Evidence from Hong Kong," with Hon-Kwong Lui, Labour Economics, 2003, 10(5): 609-626.
  36. 2002. "Does Trade Lead to Wage Inequality? A Cross-industry Analysis," with Kui-yin Cheung, Journal of Asia Pacific Economy, 2002, 7(2): 147-159.
  37. 2001. "A Model of Intergenerational Transfers," Economic Theory, 2001, 17(2): 399-418.
  38. 2001. "Incentive and 'Corruption' in Chinese Economic Reform," with Herschel I. Grossman, Journal of Policy Reform, 2001, 4(3): 195-206.
  39. 2001. "A Model of Endogenous Divorce and Endogenous Fertility," Journal of Population Economics, 2001, 14(1): 101-117.
  40. 1999. "Human Capital, Growth, and Inequality in Russia," with Jody Overland, and Michael Spagat, Journal of Comparative Economics, 1999, 27(4): 618-643.
  41. 1998. "Does Consumer Sentiment Forecast Household Spending? The Hong Kong Case," with Phoebe Wong, Economics Letters, 1998, 58(1): 77-84.
  42. 1998, "Why Has China Been Successful in Attracting Foreign Investment: A Transaction Cost Approach," Journal of Contemporary China, 7)17): 21-32.

教學

  1. ECO3202 Intermediate Macroeconomics
  2. ECO3214 Globailzation and Economic Integration
  3. ECO3311 Economics of the Family

聯絡資料

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