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Research Interests

Environmental Economics, Public Economics, Empirical Industrial Organization, 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

[7] “Heat Adaptation and Human Performance in a Warming Climate”

Steven Sexton, Zhenxuan Wang, and Jamie Mullins
Revise & Resubmit, 2021

[6] “The Value of Information Disclosure: Evidence from Defensive Expenditures in China” [SSRN]

Zhenxuan Wang and Junjie Zhang
Under Review, 2021

[5] “Rural Electrification and Manufacturing: Evidence from Nepal”

Robyn Meeks, Hope Thompson, and Zhenxuan Wang
In Submission, 2021

[4] “Clean Development Mechanism and Knowledge Spillovers: Evidence from Chinese Firm-level Patent Data” [SSRN]

Jingbo Cui, Zhenxuan Wang, and Haishan Yu
Under Review, 2020

[3] “Enforcement in Service Delivery: Electricity, Smart Meters, and the Returns to Quality Improvements”

Robyn Meeks, Ruslan Isaev, Arstan Omuraliev, and Zhenxuan Wang
Under Review, 2020

[2] “Research Collaboration beyond the Boundary: Evidence from University Patents in China” [SSRN]

Jingbo Cui, Tianqi Li, and Zhenxuan Wang
Under Review, 2020

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

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

Working in Progress

[1] Information, Environmental Risks, and Belief Updating: The Impact of Industrial Plant Accidents on Housing Values (with Tianqi Li)

[2] Distributional Effect of the Clean Air Act (with Steven Sexton

[3] Competitiveness Effects of Global Climate Change Policy (with Billy Pizer and Joe Aldy)

[4] Smart Meter Technology and Quality of Service (with Robyn Meeks and Jacquelyn Pless)

[5] Smart Meters, Infrastructure Improvements, and Institutional Innovations: Evidence from Pakistan and Kyrgyzstan on COVID and Power System Resilience (with Robyn Meeks, Husnain Ahmad, Ayesha Ali, Victoria Plutshack, Javed Younas, Ruslan Isaev, Arstan Omuraliev)

Journal Referee Services

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