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First Name: Elaine
Middle Name: M.
Last Name: Liu

RePEc Short-ID: pli459

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Department of Economics
University of Houston
Location: Houston, Texas (United States)
Postal: Houston TX 77023
Handle: RePEc:edi:decuhus (more details at EDIRC)


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Working papers

  1. Elaine Liu & JiKun Huang, 2013. "Risk Preferences and Pesticide Use by Cotton Farmers in China," Working Papers 201310920, Department of Economics, University of Houston.
  2. Elaine Liu & Paul Frijters & Tao Sherry Kong, 2013. "Who is Coming to the Experiment? A Cautionary Tale from China," Working Papers 201309854, Department of Economics, University of Houston.
  3. Elaine Liu & Ming-Jen Lin, 2013. "Does in Utero Exposure to Illness Matter? The 1918 Influenza Epidemic in Taiwan as a Natural Experiment," Working Papers 201310931, Department of Economics, University of Houston.
  4. Elaine Liu & Shu Zhang, 2013. "A Meta-Analysis Of The Estimates Of Returns To Schooling In China," Working Papers 201309855, Department of Economics, University of Houston.
  5. Benjamin Ho & Elaine Liu, 2013. "What's an Apology Worth? Difference-in-Differences Analysis of State Apology Laws on Medical Malpractice Payouts," Working Papers 201309853, Department of Economics, University of Houston.
  6. Elaine Liu & Juanjuan Meng & Joseph Wang, 2013. "Confucianism and Preferences: Evidence from Lab Experiments in Taiwan and China," Working Papers 2013-199-49, Department of Economics, University of Houston.


  1. Liu, Elaine M. & Huang, JiKun, 2013. "Risk preferences and pesticide use by cotton farmers in China," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 103(C), pages 202-215.
  2. Benjamin Ho & Elaine Liu, 2011. "Does sorry work? The impact of apology laws on medical malpractice," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 43(2), pages 141-167, October.

NEP Fields

5 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2013-04-27
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (2) 2013-04-20 2013-04-27. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CNA: China (3) 2013-04-20 2013-04-20 2013-07-28. Author is listed
  4. NEP-CUL: Cultural Economics (1) 2013-07-28
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2013-04-20 2013-04-20. Author is listed
  6. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2013-04-20
  7. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2013-07-28
  8. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (3) 2013-04-20 2013-04-27 2013-07-28. Author is listed
  9. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2013-04-20
  10. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2013-04-20
  11. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2013-04-20
  12. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2013-07-28
  13. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (2) 2013-04-20 2013-04-27. Author is listed
  14. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (2) 2013-04-27 2013-07-28. Author is listed


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