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First Name: Loren
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Last Name: Brandt
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Homepage: http://www.economics.utoronto.ca/brandt/
Postal Address: Dept of Economics 150 St. George Street Toronto, Ontario Canada M5S 3G7
Phone: 416-603-2330

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Works

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Working papers

  1. Brandt, Loren & Zhu, Xiaodong, 2010. "Accounting for China's Growth," IZA Discussion Papers 4764, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  2. Benjamin, Dwayne & Brandt, Loren & Giles, John, 2010. "Did higher inequality impede growth in rural China ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank 5483, The World Bank.
  3. Loren Brandt & Eric Thun, 2010. "The Fight for the Middle: Upgrading, Competition, and Industrial Development in China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics tecipa-395, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  4. Loren Brandt & Johannes Van Biesebroeck & Yifan Zhang, 2009. "Creative Accounting or Creative Destruction? Firm-level Productivity Growth in Chinese Manufacturing," NBER Working Papers 15152, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Brandt, Loren & Siow, Aloysius & Wang, Hui, 2009. "Substitution Effects in Parental Investments," IZA Discussion Papers 4431, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  6. Brandt, Loren & Siow, Aloysius & Vogel, Carl, 2009. "Large Demographic Shocks and Small Changes in the Marriage Market," IZA Discussion Papers 4243, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Loren Brandt & Aloysius Siow & Carl Vogel, 2008. "Large Shocks and Small Changes in the Marriage Market for Famine Born Cohorts in China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics tecipa-334, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  8. Roberto Álvarez & Martin Andersson & Flora Bellone & Loren Brandt & Davide Castellani & Joze P. Damijan & Jose C. Fariñas & Ana M. Fernandes & Helmut Fryges & Holger Görg & David Greenaway & Stefan, 2007. "Exports and Productivity: Comparable Evidence for 14 Countries," CIE Discussion Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. Centre for Industrial Economics 2007-11, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. Centre for Industrial Economics.
  9. Sangui Wang & Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & John Giles & Yingxing Li & Yun Li, 2007. "Inequality and Poverty in China during Reform," Working Papers PMMA, PEP-PMMA 2007-07, PEP-PMMA.
  10. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & John Giles, 2006. "Inequality and Growth in Rural China: Does Higher Inequality Impede Growth?," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics tecipa-237, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  11. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & John Giles & Sangui Wang, 2005. "Income Inequality During China's Economic Transition," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics tecipa-238, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  12. Loren Brandt & Carsten Holz, 2005. "Spatial Price Differences in China: Estimates and Implications," Microeconomics, EconWPA 0512001, EconWPA.
  13. Loren Brandt & Arthur Hosios, 2004. "Informal Credit in Village Economies: Contract Duration with Personal and Community Enforcement," Law and Economics, EconWPA 0410001, EconWPA.
  14. Loren Brandt & Matthew A. Turner, 2003. "The Usefulness of Corruptible Elections," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics brandt-03-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  15. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & Jia-Zhueng Fan, 2003. "Ceaseless Toil? Health and Labor Supply of the Elderly in Rural China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics benjamin-03-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  16. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & John Giles, 2003. "The Evolution of Income Inequality in Rural China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics benjamin-04-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  17. Loren Brandt & Hongbin Li, 2002. "Bank Discrimination in Transition Economies: Ideology, Information or Incentives?," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan 517, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.
  18. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt, 2002. "Agriculture and Income Distribution in Rural Vietnam under Economic Reforms: A Tale of Two Regions," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics benjamin-02-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  19. Loren Brandt & Scott Rozelle & Matthew A. Turner, 2002. "Local Government Behavior and Property Right Formation in Rural China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics mturner-02-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  20. Loren Brandt & Hongbin Li & Joanne Roberts, 2001. "Why do Governments Privatize," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan 429, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.
  21. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt, 2000. "Property Rights, Labor Markets, and Efficiency in a Transition Economy: The Case of Rural China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics benjamin-00-02, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  22. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & Paul Glewwe & Li Guo, 2000. "Markets, Human Capital, and Inequality: Evidence from Rural China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics benjamin-00-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  23. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & Scott Rozelle, 1998. "Aging, Well-Being, And Social Security In Rural North China," Working Papers, University of Toronto, Department of Economics benjamin-98-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  24. Albert Park & Loren Brandt & John Giles, 1997. "Giving Credit Where Credit is Due: The Changing Role of Rural Financial Institutions in China," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan 71, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.
  25. Loren Brandt & Xiaodong Zhu, 1997. "Decentralization and the Macroeconomic Consequences of Commitment to State-Owned Firms," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan 54, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.

Articles

  1. Brandt, Loren, 2011. "China During the Great Depression: Market, State, and the World Economy, 1929–1937. By Tomoko Shiroyama. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2008. Pp. xvii, 325. $45.00, cloth," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 71(01), pages 251-252, March.
  2. Loren Brandt & Arthur J. Hosios, 2010. "Interest-Free Loans between Villagers," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 58(2), pages 345-372, 01.
  3. Brandt, Loren & Thun, Eric, 2010. "The Fight for the Middle: Upgrading, Competition, and Industrial Development in China," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 38(11), pages 1555-1574, November.
  4. Loren Brandt & Matthew A. Turner, 2007. "The Usefulness Of Imperfect Elections: The Case Of Village Elections In Rural China," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 19(3), pages 453-480, November.
  5. Brandt, Loren & Holz, Carsten A, 2006. "Spatial Price Differences in China: Estimates and Implications," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 55(1), pages 43-86, October.
  6. Benjamin, Dwayne & Brandt, Loren & Giles, John, 2005. "The Evolution of Income Inequality in Rural China," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 53(4), pages 769-824, July.
  7. Loren Brandt & Hongbin Li & Joanne Roberts, 2005. "Banks and Enterprise Privatization in China," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, vol. 21(2), pages 524-546, October.
  8. Loren Brandt & Scott Rozelle & Matthew A. Turner, 2004. "Local Government Behavior and Property Right Formation in Rural China," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 160(4), pages 627-, December.
  9. Park, Albert & Brandt, Loren & Giles, John, 2003. "Competition under credit rationing: theory and evidence from rural China," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 71(2), pages 463-495, August.
  10. Loren Brandt & Xiaodong Zhu, 2003. "What ails China?," The Region, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, issue Dec, pages 48-54, 56-5.
  11. Brandt, Loren & Li, Hongbin, 2003. "Bank discrimination in transition economies: ideology, information, or incentives?," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 31(3), pages 387-413, September.
  12. Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt, 2002. "Property rights, labour markets, and efficiency in a transition economy: the case of rural China," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 35(4), pages 689-716, November.
  13. Brandt, Loren & Zhu, Xiaodong, 2001. "Soft budget constraint and inflation cycles: a positive model of the macro-dynamics in China during transition," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 64(2), pages 437-457, April.
  14. Loren Brandt & Xiaodong Zhu, 2000. "Redistribution in a Decentralized Economy: Growth and Inflation in China under Reform," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 108(2), pages 422-451, April.
  15. Brandt, Loren, 2000. "Comment on Shaw-Taylor, Shiue, and Moriguchi," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 60(02), pages 525-529, June.
  16. Loren Brandt & Dwayne Benjamin, 1999. "Markets and Inequality in Rural China: Parallels with the Past," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 89(2), pages 292-295, May.
  17. Li, Guo & Rozelle, Scott & Brandt, Loren, 1998. "Tenure, land rights, and farmer investment incentives in China," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, Blackwell, vol. 19(1-2), pages 63-71, September.
  18. Benjamin, Dwayne & Brandt, Loren, 1997. "Land, Factor Markets, and Inequality in Rural China: Historical Evidence," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 34(4), pages 460-494, October.
  19. Brandt, Loren & Hosios, Arthur J, 1996. "Credit, Incentives, and Reputation: A Hedonic Analysis of Contractual Wage Profiles," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 104(6), pages 1172-1226, December.
  20. Benjamin, Dwayne & Brandt, Loren, 1995. "Markets, Discrimination, and the Economic Contribution of Women in China: Historical Evidence," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 44(1), pages 63-104, October.
  21. Brandt Loren, 1993. "Interwar Japanese Agriculture: Revisionist Views on the Impact of the Colonial Rice Policy and the Labor-Surplus Hypothesis," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 30(3), pages 259-293, July.
  22. Archibald, Sandra O. & Brandt, Loren, 1991. "A flexible model of factor biased technological change An application to Japanese agriculture," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 35(1), pages 127-145, January.
  23. Brandt, Loren & Sands, Barbara, 1990. "Beyond Malthus and Ricardo: Economic Growth, Land Concentration, and Income Distribution in Early Twentieth-Century Rural China," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 50(04), pages 807-827, December.
  24. Brandt, Loren, 1989. "Agricultural Development and Tenancy Disputes in Japan, 1870–1940. By Richard J. Smethurst. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1986. Pp. xii, 472. $52.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(03), pages 749-750, September.
  25. Brandt, Loren & Sargent, Thomas J., 1989. "Interpreting new evidence about China and U.S. silver purchases," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 23(1), pages 31-51, January.
  26. Brandt, Loren, 1988. "Asia and Australia Man and Land in Chinese History: An Economic Analysis. By Kang Chao. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1986. Pp. xii, 268. $35.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 48(03), pages 759-760, September.
  27. Brandt, Loren, 1987. "Farm Household Behavior, Factor Markets, and the Distributive Consequences of Commercialization in Early Twentieth-Century China," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(03), pages 711-737, September.
  28. Brandt, Loren, 1985. "Chinese agriculture and the international economy, 1870-1930: A reassessment," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 22(2), pages 168-193, April.

Books

  1. Brandt,Loren & Rawski,Thomas G. (ed.), 2008. "China's Great Economic Transformation," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521885577.
  2. Brandt,Loren & Rawski,Thomas G. (ed.), 2008. "China's Great Economic Transformation," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521712903.
  3. Brandt,Loren, 1990. "Commercialization and Agricultural Development," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521371964.

NEP Fields

31 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (6) 2000-05-30 2000-05-30 2003-03-25 2003-03-25 2006-07-02 2006-10-28. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (2) 2003-07-04 2003-11-23
  3. NEP-CNA: China (10) 2005-12-14 2006-07-02 2006-07-02 2006-10-28 2007-04-09 2008-09-20 2009-07-11 2009-10-03 2010-02-27 2010-11-27. Author is listed
  4. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2010-11-27
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (18) 2000-05-30 2000-05-30 2001-10-01 2003-02-18 2003-02-18 2003-11-23 2004-05-09 2004-06-07 2005-04-24 2005-12-14 2006-07-02 2006-07-02 2006-10-28 2007-04-09 2008-09-20 2009-07-11 2010-02-27 2010-11-27. Author is listed
  6. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2000-05-22
  7. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (5) 2000-05-30 2003-03-25 2009-07-11 2010-02-27 2010-03-06. Author is listed
  8. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2009-07-11
  9. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (2) 2010-02-27 2010-03-06
  10. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (3) 2003-02-18 2003-02-18 2005-12-14
  11. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2003-06-16
  12. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (4) 2000-05-30 2004-09-05 2008-09-20 2009-10-10
  13. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (2) 2003-07-04 2004-10-18
  14. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2010-02-27 2010-03-06
  15. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (3) 2002-04-03 2003-02-18 2004-10-18
  16. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (2) 2001-10-01 2004-02-15
  17. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2003-07-04 2003-11-23
  18. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2003-07-04 2003-11-23
  19. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (9) 2002-04-03 2003-11-23 2004-02-15 2004-05-09 2004-09-05 2005-04-24 2006-07-02 2006-07-02 2006-10-28. Author is listed
  20. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (21) 2002-03-04 2003-02-18 2003-02-18 2003-02-18 2003-11-23 2004-02-15 2004-05-09 2005-04-24 2005-12-14 2006-07-02 2006-07-02 2006-10-28 2007-04-09 2008-09-20 2009-07-11 2009-10-03 2009-10-10 2010-02-27 2010-03-06 2010-03-28 2010-11-27. Author is listed
  21. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2005-12-14

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