Department of Economics

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences



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YI Junjian
Title: Assistant Professor
Email: ecsyj Office: AS2 05-16
Tel: 6516 8138 Fax: 6775 2646
Degree: PhD, Chinese University of Hong Kong

CV: -

Teaching Areas:
Labour Economics

Research Areas:

Economics on Health and Healthcare; Labor and Demographic Economics; Economic Development; Economics on Human Capital;
and Chinese Economy

Selected Publications:

Yi, J. (2017). Endogenous Altruism: Theory and Evidence from Chinese Twins. Journal of Labor Economics, forthcoming

Chew, S., Yi, J., Zhang, J., & Zhong, S. Risk Aversion and Son Preference: Experimental Evidence from Adult Twins, Management Science, forthcoming

Weiss, Y., Yi, J., & Zhang, J.: Cross-border Marriage Costs and Marriage Behavior: Theory and Evidence, International Economic Review, forthcoming

Yi JJ, Heckman J, Zhang JS, Conti G: Early health shocks, intrahousehold resource allocation, and child outcomes, Economic Journal 
125 (588)(2015), F347-F371

Edlund L, Li HB, Yi JJ, Zhang JS: Sex ratios and crime: Evidence from China, Review of Economics and Statistics, 95:5 (2013), 1520-1534

H Li, JJ Yi, J Zhang: Estimating the effect of the one-child policy on the sex ratio imbalance in China: identification based on the difference-in-differences, Demography, 48:4 (2011),1535-1557