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Alfred M. Wu

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City University of Hong Kong, Department of Public and Social Administration

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Working papers

  1. Yongzheng Liu & Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Alfred M. Wu, 2014. "Fiscal Decentralization, Equalization, and Intra-Provincial Inequality in China," International Center for Public Policy Working Paper Series, at AYSPS, GSU paper1432, International Center for Public Policy, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University.
  2. Wu, Alfred M. & Ramesh, M., 2014. "Poverty Reduction in Urban China: The Impact of Cash Transfers," MPRA Paper 54358, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Gong, Ting & Wu, Alfred M., 2012. "Does Increased Civil Service Pay Deter Corruption? Evidence from China," MPRA Paper 41815, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Wu, Alfred M. & Lin, Mi, 2010. "Determinants of government size: Evidence from China," MPRA Paper 27089, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Articles

  1. Neng Qian & Schuyler House & Alfred M. Wu & Xun Wu, 2020. "Public–private partnerships in the water sector in China: a comparative analysis," International Journal of Water Resources Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(4), pages 631-650, July.
  2. Alfred M Wu, 2019. "The logic of basic education provision and public goods preferences in Chinese fiscal federalism," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 14(12), pages 1-15, December.
  3. Yong Fan & Yan Wu & Alfred M. Wu & Wei Wang, 2018. "Decentralised governance and empowerment of county governments in China: betting on the weak or the strong?," Local Government Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(5), pages 670-696, September.
  4. Yongzheng Liu & Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Alfred M. Wu, 2017. "Fiscal decentralization, equalization, and intra-provincial inequality in China," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 24(2), pages 248-281, April.
  5. Wu, Alfred M. & Wang, Wen, 2013. "Determinants of Expenditure Decentralization: Evidence from China," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 46(C), pages 176-184.
  6. Ting Gong & Alfred M. Wu, 2012. "Central Mandates in Flux: Local Noncompliance in China," Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Oxford University Press, vol. 42(2), pages 313-333, April.
  7. Alfred Wu & Mi Lin, 2012. "Determinants of government size: evidence from China," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 151(1), pages 255-270, April.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Yongzheng Liu & Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Alfred M. Wu, 2014. "Fiscal Decentralization, Equalization, and Intra-Provincial Inequality in China," International Center for Public Policy Working Paper Series, at AYSPS, GSU paper1432, International Center for Public Policy, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University.

    Cited by:

    1. Hao, Yu & Liu, Jiahui & Lu, Zhi-Nan & Shi, Ruijie & Wu, Haitao, 2021. "Impact of income inequality and fiscal decentralization on public health: Evidence from China," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 934-944.
    2. Lv, Bingyang & Liu, Yongzheng & Li, Yan, 2020. "Fiscal incentives, competition, and investment in China," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 59(C).
    3. Qiao, Mo & Ding, Siying & Liu, Yongzheng, 2019. "Fiscal decentralization and government size: The role of democracy," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 316-330.
    4. Phuong Duy Nguyen & Duc Hong Vo & Chi Minh Ho & Anh The Vo, 2019. "Fiscal Decentralisation and Economic Growth across Provinces: New Evidence from Vietnam Using a Novel Measurement and Approach," Journal of Risk and Financial Management, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 12(3), pages 1-13, September.
    5. Xiaohua Chen & Xinyi Zhang & Yuhua Song & Xueping Liang & Liangjun Wang & Yina Geng, 2020. "Fiscal Decentralization, Urban-Rural Income Gap, and Tourism," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 12(24), pages 1-14, December.
    6. Francisco J. Delgado, 2021. "On the Determinants of Fiscal Decentralization: Evidence From the EU," The AMFITEATRU ECONOMIC journal, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 23(56), pages 206-206, February.
    7. Vo, Duc, 2019. "Information Theory and an Entropic Approach to an Analysis of Fiscal Inequality," MPRA Paper 103291, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    8. Qing Miao & Can Chen & Yi Lu & Michael Abrigo, 2020. "Natural Disasters and Financial Implications for Subnational Governments: Evidence from China," Public Finance Review, , vol. 48(1), pages 72-101, January.
    9. Lv, Bingyang & Liu, Yongzheng & Li, Yan & Ding, Siying, 2018. "Fiscal incentives, competition, and investment in China," BOFIT Discussion Papers 20/2018, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition.

  2. Wu, Alfred M. & Ramesh, M., 2014. "Poverty Reduction in Urban China: The Impact of Cash Transfers," MPRA Paper 54358, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Ben Westmore, 2017. "Do government transfers reduce poverty in China?: Micro evidence from five regions," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 1415, OECD Publishing.
    2. Qin Gao & Fuhua Zhai, 2017. "Public Assistance, Economic Prospect, and Happiness in Urban China," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 132(1), pages 451-473, May.
    3. Shiyou Wu & Mimi V. Chapman & Meihua Zhu & Xiafei Wang, 2020. "Household Assets, the Role of Government Assistance, and Depression Among Low-Income Families in Shanghai," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 149(2), pages 571-584, June.
    4. Vardges Hovhannisyan & Aleksan Shanoyan, 2020. "An Empirical Analysis of the Welfare Consequences of Rising Food Prices in Urban China: The Easi Approach," Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 42(4), pages 796-814, December.
    5. Qin Gao & Shiyou Wu & Fuhua Zhai, 2015. "Welfare Participation and Time Use in China," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 124(3), pages 863-887, December.

  3. Gong, Ting & Wu, Alfred M., 2012. "Does Increased Civil Service Pay Deter Corruption? Evidence from China," MPRA Paper 41815, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Gans-Morse, Jordan & Borges, Mariana & Makarin, Alexey & Mannah-Blankson, Theresa & Nickow, Andre & Zhang, Dong, 2018. "Reducing bureaucratic corruption: Interdisciplinary perspectives on what works," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 105(C), pages 171-188.
    2. Eugen Dimant & Guglielmo Tosato, 2018. "Causes And Effects Of Corruption: What Has Past Decade'S Empirical Research Taught Us? A Survey," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 32(2), pages 335-356, April.
    3. Yemane Desta, 2019. "Manifestations and Causes of Civil Service Corruption in Developing Countries," Journal of Public Administration and Governance, Macrothink Institute, vol. 9(3), pages 23-35, December.
    4. Chuah,Lay Lian & Loayza,Norman V. & Myers,C. Bernard, 2020. "The Fight against Corruption : Taming Tigers and Swatting Flies," Research and Policy Briefs 145050, The World Bank.
    5. An, Weihua & Kweon, Yesola, 2017. "Do higher government wages induce less corruption? Cross-country panel evidence," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 39(5), pages 809-826.

  4. Wu, Alfred M. & Lin, Mi, 2010. "Determinants of government size: Evidence from China," MPRA Paper 27089, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Nazlı KEYİFLİ & Sacit Hadi AKDEDE, 2020. "Political Polarization and Size of Government," Sosyoekonomi Journal, Sosyoekonomi Society, issue 28(44).
    2. Hassan Mohammadi & Rati Ram, 2015. "Economic Development and Government Spending: An Exploration of Wagner’s Hypothesis during Fifty Years of Growth in East Asia," Economies, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 3(4), pages 1-11, October.
    3. Marcelo Capello & David Giuliodori & Lucía Iglesias, 2019. "Los determinantes del empleo público en las provincias argentinas," Asociación Argentina de Economía Política: Working Papers 4117, Asociación Argentina de Economía Política.
    4. Qiao, Mo & Ding, Siying & Liu, Yongzheng, 2019. "Fiscal decentralization and government size: The role of democracy," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 316-330.
    5. Adam A. Millsap & Bradley K. Hobbs & Dean Stansel, 2019. "Local Governments and Economic Freedom: A Test of the Leviathan Hypothesis," Public Finance Review, , vol. 47(3), pages 493-529, May.
    6. McCloud, Nadine & Delgado, Michael S. & Holmes, Chanit'a, 2018. "Does a stronger system of law and order constrain the effects of foreign direct investment on government size?," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 55(C), pages 258-283.
    7. Wu, Alfred M. & Wang, Wen, 2013. "Determinants of Expenditure Decentralization: Evidence from China," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 46(C), pages 176-184.
    8. Brehm, Stefan, 2013. "Fiscal Incentives, Public Spending, and Productivity – County-Level Evidence from a Chinese Province," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 46(C), pages 92-103.
    9. Tao Qian & Qi Zhang, 2017. "Fiscal Decentralization and Pattern of County Public Expenditures in a Chinese Province," Annals of Economics and Finance, Society for AEF, vol. 18(1), pages 201-226, May.
    10. Jia, Junxue & Guo, Qingwang & Zhang, Jing, 2014. "Fiscal decentralization and local expenditure policy in China," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 28(C), pages 107-122.
    11. Chien-Chiang Lee & Chi-Chuan Lee & Chun-Ping Chang, 2015. "Globalization, Economic Growth and Institutional Development in China," Global Economic Review, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(1), pages 31-63, March.
    12. Alfred M Wu, 2019. "The logic of basic education provision and public goods preferences in Chinese fiscal federalism," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 14(12), pages 1-15, December.
    13. Jean-Paul Faguet & Fabio Sánchez, 2009. "Decentralization and Access to Social Services in Colombia," Documentos CEDE 005401, Universidad de los Andes - CEDE.
    14. Chen, Yang & Regis, Paulo José, 2014. "Strategic interactions in corporate tax between Chinese local governments," RIEI Working Papers 2014-01, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Research Institute for Economic Integration, revised 27 Oct 2015.
    15. Manuel Jaén-García, 2017. "A Demand Determinants Model for Public Spending in Spain," International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, Econjournals, vol. 7(4), pages 372-386.
    16. Wang, Zhiguo & Ma, Liang, 2012. "New Development of Fiscal Decentralization in China," MPRA Paper 36918, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    17. Zhiguo Wang & Liang Ma, 2014. "Fiscal Decentralization in China: A Literature Review," Annals of Economics and Finance, Society for AEF, vol. 15(1), pages 51-65, May.
    18. Xiao Tan, 2017. "Explaining provincial government health expenditures in China: evidence from panel data 2007–2013," China Finance and Economic Review, Springer, vol. 5(1), pages 1-21, December.
    19. Qurat ul Ain & Tahir Yousaf & Yan Jie & Yasmeen Akhtar, 2020. "The Impact of Devolution on Government Size and Provision of Social Services: Evi¬dence from Pakistan," Hacienda Pública Española / Review of Public Economics, IEF, vol. 234(3), pages 105-135, September.
    20. Vida Varahrami & Arghavan Novin Vajari, 2019. "FDI, Government Budget and Efficiency of Public Infrastructure Capital," International Journal of Economic Sciences, International Institute of Social and Economic Sciences, vol. 8(2), pages 148-158, December.

Articles

  1. Yongzheng Liu & Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Alfred M. Wu, 2017. "Fiscal decentralization, equalization, and intra-provincial inequality in China," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 24(2), pages 248-281, April.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Wu, Alfred M. & Wang, Wen, 2013. "Determinants of Expenditure Decentralization: Evidence from China," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 46(C), pages 176-184.

    Cited by:

    1. Hao, Yu & Liu, Jiahui & Lu, Zhi-Nan & Shi, Ruijie & Wu, Haitao, 2021. "Impact of income inequality and fiscal decentralization on public health: Evidence from China," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 934-944.
    2. Wen Wang & Fangzhi Ye, 2016. "The Political Economy of Land Finance in China," Public Budgeting & Finance, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 36(2), pages 91-110, June.
    3. Armey, Laura E. & McNab, Robert M., 2018. "Expenditure decentralization and natural resources," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 70(C), pages 52-61.
    4. Francisco J. Delgado, 2021. "On the Determinants of Fiscal Decentralization: Evidence From the EU," The AMFITEATRU ECONOMIC journal, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 23(56), pages 206-206, February.
    5. Yongzheng Liu & Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Alfred M. Wu, 2017. "Fiscal decentralization, equalization, and intra-provincial inequality in China," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 24(2), pages 248-281, April.
    6. van der Kamp, Denise & Lorentzen, Peter & Mattingly, Daniel, 2017. "Racing to the Bottom or to the Top? Decentralization, Revenue Pressures, and Governance Reform in China," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 95(C), pages 164-176.
    7. Zhiguo Wang & Liang Ma, 2014. "Fiscal Decentralization in China: A Literature Review," Annals of Economics and Finance, Society for AEF, vol. 15(1), pages 51-65, May.

  3. Ting Gong & Alfred M. Wu, 2012. "Central Mandates in Flux: Local Noncompliance in China," Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Oxford University Press, vol. 42(2), pages 313-333, April.

    Cited by:

    1. Ahlers, Anna L. & Heberer, Thomas & Schubert, Gunter, 2015. "'Authoritarian Resilience' and effective policy implementation in contemporary China: A local state perspective," Working Papers on East Asian Studies 99/2015, University of Duisburg-Essen, Institute of East Asian Studies IN-EAST.
    2. James Alm & Yongzheng Liu, 2014. "China's Tax-for-Fee Reform and Village Inequality," Oxford Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 42(1), pages 38-64, March.
    3. Yongzheng Liu & Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Alfred M. Wu, 2017. "Fiscal decentralization, equalization, and intra-provincial inequality in China," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 24(2), pages 248-281, April.
    4. Youngping Sun, 2018. "China’S Target Responsibility System And Convergence Of Co2 Emissions," The Singapore Economic Review (SER), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 63(02), pages 431-445, March.

  4. Alfred Wu & Mi Lin, 2012. "Determinants of government size: evidence from China," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 151(1), pages 255-270, April.
    See citations under working paper version above.

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  1. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (4) 2010-12-18 2012-12-10 2014-03-22 2015-04-11
  2. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2014-03-22
  3. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2012-12-10
  4. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2010-12-18
  5. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2015-04-11

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