Working Papers

Yu Liao and Junfu Zhang, “Hukou Status, Housing Tenure Choice and Wealth Accumulation in Urban China,” November 2020, available as IZA DP No. 13836.

Shihe Fu, Xiaocong Xu, and Junfu Zhang, “Land Conversion across Cities in China,” November 2020, accepted for publication at Regional Science and Urban Economics. (An early version of this paper, titled “Land Conversion and Misallocation across Cities in China,” was circulated as a working paper by the “Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.)

Yizhen Gu, Chang Jiang, Junfu Zhang, and Ben Zou, “Subways and Road Congestion,” November 2019, accepted for publication at American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

Rui Du and Junfu Zhang, “Super Bowl Participation and the Local Economy: Evidence from the Stock Market,” May 2018. Appendix table

Rui Du and Junfu Zhang, “Walled Cities and Urban Density in China,” August 2018, published in Papers in Regional Science, available online here.

Jan K. Brueckner, Shihe Fu, Yizhen Gu, and Junfu Zhang, “Measuring the Stringency of Land-Use Regulation: The Case of China’s Building-Height Limits,” September 2016, published in Review of Economics and Statistics.

Yannis Ioannides and Junfu Zhang, “Walled Cities in Late Imperial China,” October 2016, published in Journal of Urban Economics.

Junfu Zhang and Zhong Zhao, “Measuring the Income-Distance Tradeoff for Rural-Urban Migrants in China,” January 2013, available as IZA DP No. 7160.