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First Name: Carsten
Middle Name: A.
Last Name: Holz

RePEc Short-ID: pho120

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Working papers

  1. Holz, Carsten A, 2013. "Chinese statistics: classification systems and data sources," MPRA Paper 43869, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Carsten A Holz & Aaron Mehrotra, 2013. "Wage and price dynamics in a large emerging economy: The case of China," BIS Working Papers 409, Bank for International Settlements.
  3. Holz, Carsten, 2013. "The Quality of China's GDP Statistics," MPRA Paper 51864, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Holz, Carsten A, 2013. "Monthly industrial output in China since 1983," MPRA Paper 43867, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Delatte, Anne-Laure & Fouquau, Julien & Holz, Carsten A., 2011. "Explaining money demand in China during the transition from a centrally planned to a market-based monetary system," BOFIT Discussion Papers 27/2011, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition.
  6. Carsten A. Holz, 2005. "China’s Economic Growth 1978-2025: What We Know Today about China’s Economic Growth Tomorrow," Development and Comp Systems 0507001, EconWPA.
  7. Carsten A. Holz, 2005. "OECD — China Governance Project: The Institutional Arrangements for the Production of Statistics," OECD Statistics Working Papers 2005/1, OECD Publishing.
  8. Carsten A. Holz, 2005. "China's Reform Period Economic Growth: Why Angus Maddison Got It Wrong and What That Means," Development and Comp Systems 0504012, EconWPA.
  9. Carsten A. Holz, 2005. "New Capital Estimates for China," Development and Comp Systems 0504011, EconWPA.
  10. Loren BRANDT & Carsten A HOLZ, 2005. "Spatial Price Differences in China: Estimates and Implications," Development and Comp Systems 0504010, EconWPA.


  1. Holz, Carsten A., 2014. "Monthly industrial output in China 1980–2012," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 28(C), pages 1-16.
  2. Carsten A. Holz, 2012. " Demystifying the Chinese Economy by Justin Yifu Lin , New York , Cambridge University Press , 2012 , xvii + 311 pp," The Developing Economies, Institute of Developing Economies, vol. 50(3), pages 299-302, 09.
  3. Holz, Carsten A., 2011. "The unbalanced growth hypothesis and the role of the state: The case of China's state-owned enterprises," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 96(2), pages 220-238, November.
  4. Carsten A. Holz, 2009. "No Razor's Edge: Reexamining Alwyn Young's Evidence for Increasing Interprovincial Trade Barriers in China," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 91(3), pages 599-616, August.
  5. Holz, Carsten A., 2008. "China's Economic Growth 1978-2025: What We Know Today About China's Economic Growth Tomorrow," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(10), pages 1665-1691, October.
  6. Carsten A. Holz, 2006. "CHINA's REFORM PERIOD ECONOMIC GROWTH: HOW RELIABLE ARE ANGUS MADDISON's ESTIMATES?," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 52(1), pages 85-119, 03.
  7. Holz, Carsten A., 2006. "Response to Gregory C. Chow's "New Capital Estimates for China: Comments"," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 17(2), pages 193-197.
  8. Brandt, Loren & Holz, Carsten A, 2006. "Spatial Price Differences in China: Estimates and Implications," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 55(1), pages 43-86, October.
  9. Holz, Carsten A., 2006. "New capital estimates for China," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 17(2), pages 142-185.
  10. Carsten A. Holz, 2006. "China'S Reform Period Economic Growth: How Reliable Are Angus Maddison'S Estimates? Response To Angus Maddison'S Reply," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 52(3), pages 471-475, 09.
  11. Holz, Carsten A., 2004. "Deconstructing China's GDP statistics," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 15(2), pages 164-202.
  12. Carsten A. Holz, 2004. "China's Statistical System in Transition: Challenges, Data Problems, and Institutional Innovations," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 50(3), pages 381-409, 09.
  13. Holz, Carsten A., 2002. "Long live China's state-owned enterprises: deflating the myth of poor financial performance," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 13(4), pages 493-529.
  14. Carsten A. Holz & Tian Zhu, 2002. "Chapter 8. Assessment of the Current State of China's Economic Reforms," Chinese Economy, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 35(3), pages 71-109, May.
  15. Holz, Carsten A., 2002. "The impact of the liability-asset ratio on profitability in China's industrial state-owned enterprises," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 13(1), pages 1-26.
  16. Jesus Felipe & Carsten Holz, 2001. "Why do Aggregate Production Functions Work? Fisher's simulations, Shaikh's identity and some new results," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(3), pages 261-285.
  17. Holz, Carsten A. & Lin, Yi-min, 2001. "The 1997-1998 break in industrial statistics: Facts and appraisal," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 12(4), pages 303-316.
  18. Carsten A Holz, 2000. "The Changing Role of Money in China and Its Implications," Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 42(3), pages 77-100, September.

NEP Fields

13 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2011-11-01
  2. NEP-CNA: China (3) 2005-12-14 2005-12-14 2005-12-14
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (8) 2005-04-24 2005-04-24 2005-04-24 2005-07-11 2005-12-14 2005-12-14 2005-12-14 2013-04-13. Author is listed
  4. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2005-07-11
  5. NEP-FOR: Forecasting (2) 2005-07-11 2005-12-14
  6. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2005-12-14
  7. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2013-01-26
  8. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2014-02-02
  9. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2005-12-14 2014-02-02
  10. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (1) 2011-11-01
  11. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (4) 2005-04-24 2005-04-24 2005-04-24 2005-07-11. Author is listed
  12. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (11) 2005-04-24 2005-04-24 2005-04-24 2005-12-14 2005-12-14 2005-12-14 2011-11-01 2013-01-26 2013-01-26 2013-04-13 2014-02-02. Author is listed
  13. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2005-12-14


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