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Jinlan Ni

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Purdue University
Peking University


Dr. Jinlan Ni is currently a faculty at University of Washing (Tacoma campus). She received her PhD in economics from Purdue University in 2004. Her primary research interests are Applied Microeconomics, Financial Economics and Environmental Economics. Her work has appeared in the Journal of International Money and Finance, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Journal of Comparative Economics, Energy Economics, Energy Policy and China Economic Review etc. Prior to joining UW, she was a professor of economics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. In her professional service, she was the President of the Chinese Economists Society (CES, 2013-14), CES regent chair (2015) and is the founding director of CES China office. She is currently the co-editor-in-chief of the China Economic Journal.


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Selected Publications

Junjun Jia, Jinlan Ni and Chu Wei. Socioeconomic impacts on residential appliance-specific electricity consumption. China Economic Review. Forthcoming.

Li, Shaoshuai; Li, Zhigang; Ni, Jinlan; Yuan, Jia. Growing Pains for Others: Using Public Holidays to Identify the Bilateral Pollution Spillover between China and South Korea, China Economic Review, Vol 77, 2023. .

Yazhou Liu, Tiantian Ren, lijun Liu, Jinlan Ni, Yingkai Yin. Heterogeneous Industrial Agglomeration,Technological Innovation and Haze Pollution. China Economic Review, Vol 77, 2023, 101880, ISSN 1043-951X, .

Xiaotong Li, Ying Li, Jinlan Ni and Jia Yuan. Master Development, Land Appreciation, and Government Finance: Evidence from the Disney Project in Shanghai. Papers in Regional Science, April 2022, .

Li, H., Ni, Jinlan, Xu, Y. and Zhan, M. Monetary Policy and Its Transmission Channels: Evidence from China. Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Volume 68, September 2021, 101621. .

Chang Liu, Bei Zhu, Jinlan Ni, and Chu Wei, Residential coal switching policy in China: development, achievement and challenge. Energy Policy. Volume 151, 2021, 112165. . . (Journal Impact factor: 5.203).

Tingfeng Tang, Zhigang Li, Jinlan Ni, Jia Yuan, Land costs, government intervention, and migration of firms: The case of China, China Economic Review, Volume 64, 2020, 101560. .

Bian, Z, Jun Ma, Jinlan Ni, and Shamar Stewart, Synchronization of regional growth dynamics in China. China Economic Review. Volume 61, 2020. 101226. .

Steven Lugauer, Jinlan Ni and Zhichao Yin, Micro-Data Evidence on Family Size and
Chinese Household Saving Rates. China Economic Review, Vol 57, October 2019, 101091. .

C. Wang, C. Zhang, Jinlan Ni, H. Zhang, J. Zhang, Family Migration in China: Do Migrant Children Affect Parental settlement intention? Journal of Comparative Economics, Volume 47, Issue 2, June 2019, Pages 416-428. 

Rong, Zhao and Jinlan Ni. How do housing cycles influence listed firms’ R&D investment: evidence from the collateral channel. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, May 2019. .

Jinlan Ni, Chu Wei and Limin Du, Revealing the Political Decision toward Chinese Carbon Intensity Abatement: Base on Equity and efficiency Criteria. Energy Economics, Volume 51, September 2015, Pages 609–621.

Chunchao Wang, Chenglei Zhang and Jinlan Ni, Social Network, Intra-Network Education Spillover Effect and Rural-urban Migrants' Wages: Evidence from China. China Economic Review, Volume 35, September 2015, Pages 156–168.

Barron, John M and Jinlan Ni. Mutual Fund Rank-order Performance and Manager Turnover. Journal of Applied Finance. Volume 23, No 1, April 2013, pp 95-110.

Chu Wei, Jinlan Ni and Limin Du. Regional Allocation of Carbon Dioxide Abatement in China. China Economic Review, Volume 23, Issue 3, September 2012, Pages 552–565. This paper was selected as one of the “China Economic Review Anniversary Collection 30 Papers in 30 Years” in 2021.China Economic Review | China Economic Review Anniversary Collection 30 Papers in 30 Years | by Elsevier.

Ni, Jinlan. The Effects of Portfolio Size on International Equity Home Bias Puzzle. International Review of Economics and Finance. Vol.18, No.3, June 2009, pp 469-478.

Barron, John M and Jinaln Ni. Endogenous Asymmetric Information and the Extent of International Equity Home Bias: The Effects of Portfolio Size and Information Costs. Journal of International Money and Finance, 2008, 27 (4), pp. 617-635.