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Research Interests

Environmental Economics, Environmental Policy and Management, Public Economics, Empirical Industrial Organization, Economics of Innovation, Applied Econometrics.


Journal Publications

[1] “Lessons Learned from China’s Regional Carbon Market Pilots” [pdf]

Junjie Zhang, Zhenxuan Wang*, and Xinming Du
Economics of Energy & Environmental Policy 6(2): 1-20, 2017.

Working Papers

[6] “Rule by Fear: How do Autocrat Purges Affect Repressions?”

Ziwen Zu and Zhenxuan Wang
Working Paper, 2019

[5] “Welfare Effects of Electricity Reliability: Evidence from a Smart Meter Experiment”

Robyn Meeks, Ruslan Isaev, Arstan Omuraliev, and Zhenxuan Wang
Working Paper, 2019

[4] “High Speed Railway and Collaborative Innovation: Evidence from University Patents in China”

Jingbo Cui, Tianqi Li, and Zhenxuan Wang
Working Paper, 2019

[3] “Can Environmental Regulation Enhance Competitiveness?”

Jingbo Cui, Jing Dai, Zhenxuan Wang*, and Xiande Zhao
Working Paper, 2018. (Under review)

[2] “Directed Technological Change: Evidence from Cleaner Production Audit in China”

Jingbo Cui, Zhenxuan Wang*, and Junjie Zhang
Working Paper, 2019

[1] “Promotion Incentives, Collusion, and Environment Protection”

Zhenxuan Wang*
Working Paper, 2017

Working in Progress

[1] Temperature Acclimatization and Human Capital (with Steven Sexton and Jamie Mullins)

[2] The Value of Information Disclosure (with Junjie Zhang)

Journal Referee Services

China Economic Review;


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