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Ben Zou

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Terminal Degree:2015 Department of Economics; University of Maryland (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Economics Department
Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan (United States)
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Working papers

  1. Benjamin B. Bederson & Ginger Zhe Jin & Phillip Leslie & Alexander J. Quinn & Ben Zou, 2016. "Incomplete Disclosure: Evidence of Signaling and Countersignaling," NBER Working Papers 22710, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Knack, Stephen & Xu, Lixin Colin & Zou, Ben, 2014. "Interactions among donors'aid allocations : evidence from an exogenous World Bank income threshold," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7039, The World Bank.
  3. Galiani, Sebastian & Knack, Stephen & Xu, Lixin Colin & Zou, Ben, 2014. "The effect of aid on growth : evidence from a quasi-experiment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6865, The World Bank.

Articles

  1. Ben Zou, 2018. "The Local Economic Impacts of Military Personnel," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 36(3), pages 589-621.
  2. Fan, Jingting & Tang, Lixin & Zhu, Weiming & Zou, Ben, 2018. "The Alibaba effect: Spatial consumption inequality and the welfare gains from e-commerce," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 114(C), pages 203-220.
  3. Benjamin B. Bederson & Ginger Zhe Jin & Phillip Leslie & Alexander J. Quinn & Ben Zou, 2018. "Incomplete Disclosure: Evidence of Signaling and Countersignaling," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 10(1), pages 41-66, February.
  4. Sebastian Galiani & Stephen Knack & Lixin Colin Xu & Ben Zou, 2017. "The effect of aid on growth: evidence from a Quasi-experiment," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 22(1), pages 1-33, March.
  5. Hellerstein, Judith K. & Morrill, Melinda Sandler & Zou, Ben, 2013. "Business cycles and divorce: Evidence from microdata," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 118(1), pages 68-70.

Citations

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  1. Galiani, Sebastian & Knack, Stephen & Xu, Lixin Colin & Zou, Ben, 2014. "The effect of aid on growth : evidence from a quasi-experiment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6865, The World Bank.

    Mentioned in:

    1. L’aide au développement favorise-t-elle la croissance ?
      by ? in D'un champ l'autre on 2014-06-04 04:59:00

Working papers

  1. Galiani, Sebastian & Knack, Stephen & Xu, Lixin Colin & Zou, Ben, 2014. "The effect of aid on growth : evidence from a quasi-experiment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6865, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Axel Dreher & Sarah Langlotz, 2015. "Aid and Growth. New Evidence Using an Excludable Instrument," CESifo Working Paper Series 5515, CESifo Group Munich.
    2. Jonathan R. W. Temple & Nicolas Van de Sijpe, 2014. "Foreign Aid and Domestic Absorption," CSAE Working Paper Series 2014-01, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
    3. Dreher, Axel & Fuchs, Andreas & Langlotz, Sarah, 2019. "The effects of foreign aid on refugee flows," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 112(C), pages 127-147.
    4. Martin-Shields, Charles P. & Stojetz, Wolfgang, 2019. "Food security and conflict: Empirical challenges and future opportunities for research and policy making on food security and conflict," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 119(C), pages 150-164.
    5. Łukasz Marć, 2017. "The Impact of Aid on Total Government Expenditures: New Evidence on Fungibility," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 21(3), pages 627-663, August.
    6. Dawood, Taufiq Carnegie & Francois, John Nana, 2018. "Substitution between private and government consumption in African economies," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 73(C), pages 129-139.
    7. Chauvet, Lisa & Ehrhart, Hélène, 2018. "Aid and growth: evidence from firm-level data," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 135(C), pages 461-477.
    8. Michael Mitchell Omoruyi Ehizuelen & Meibo Huang, 2016. "Fostering Economic Development: Is External Finance Responsible for the Poor Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa?," Global Economy Journal, De Gruyter, vol. 16(2), pages 313-347, June.
    9. Mario Holzner & Monika Schwarzhappel, 2018. "Infrastructure Investment in the Western Balkans: A First Analysis," wiiw Research Reports 432, The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, wiiw.
    10. George R. G. Clarke, 2016. ", by Morten Jerven," The International Trade Journal, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(5), pages 483-485, October.
    11. Carter, Patrick, 2017. "Aid econometrics: Lessons from a stochastic growth model," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 77(C), pages 216-232.
    12. Bal Gündüz, Yasemin, 2016. "The Economic Impact of Short-term IMF Engagement in Low-Income Countries," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 87(C), pages 30-49.
    13. Juergen Bitzer & Erkan Goeren, 2018. "Foreign Aid and Subnational Development: A Grid Cell Analysis," Working Papers V-407-18, University of Oldenburg, Department of Economics, revised Mar 2018.
    14. Ozan Hatipoglu & Alp Eren Akyuz, 2018. "Donor-oriented foreign aid, trade and growth," Working Papers 2018/01, Bogazici University, Department of Economics.
    15. Andrew Kerner & Morten Jerven & Alison Beatty, 2017. "Does it pay to be poor? Testing for systematically underreported GNI estimates," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 12(1), pages 1-38, March.
    16. Nathalie Ferrière, 2019. "To Give or Not to Give? How Do Donors React to European Food Aid Allocation?," Working Papers halshs-01996156, HAL.
    17. Victor Polterovich, 2018. "Towards a general theory of social and economic development: Evolution of coordination mechanisms," Russian Journal of Economics, ARPHA Platform, vol. 4(4), pages 346-385, December.
    18. Loris Rubini, 2019. "Bribes in the Business Cycles," Review of Economics and Institutions, Università di Perugia, vol. 10(1).
    19. John W McArthur & Jeffrey D Sachs, 2019. "Agriculture, Aid, and Economic Growth in Africa," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 33(1), pages 1-20.
    20. Civelli, Andrea & Horowitz, Andrew & Teixeira, Arilton, 2018. "Foreign aid and growth: A Sp P-VAR analysis using satellite sub-national data for Uganda," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 134(C), pages 50-67.
    21. Axel Dreher & Valentin F. Lang & Sebastian Ziaja, 2017. "Foreign Aid in Areas of Limited Statehood," CESifo Working Paper Series 6340, CESifo Group Munich.
    22. Gehring, Kai & Michaelowa, Katharina & Dreher, Axel & Spörri, Franziska, 2017. "Aid Fragmentation and Effectiveness: What Do We Really Know?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 99(C), pages 320-334.
    23. Paul A. Raschky & Manijeh Schwindt, 2016. "Aid, Catastrophes and the Samaritan's Dilemma," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 83(332), pages 624-645, October.
    24. Nimonka Bayale & Kodjo Evlo & Fousseini Traore, 2018. "Foreign aid shocks and macroeconomic adjustment mechanisms in WAEMU countries : an approach based on a computable general equilibrium model (CGE)
      [Baisse de l’aide internationale et mécanismes d'aj
      ," Working Papers hal-01865614, HAL.
    25. Mehmet Balcilar & Berkan Tokar & Godwin Olasehinde-Williams, 2018. "Examining the Interactive Growth Effect of Development Aid and Institutional Quality in Sub-Saharan Africa," Working Papers 15-43, Eastern Mediterranean University, Department of Economics.
    26. Juliana Yael Milovich, 2017. "The long-term impact of U.S. aid on poverty alleviation: the role of a seat in the Security Council of the United Nations," EconomiX Working Papers 2017-47, University of Paris Nanterre, EconomiX.

Articles

  1. Fan, Jingting & Tang, Lixin & Zhu, Weiming & Zou, Ben, 2018. "The Alibaba effect: Spatial consumption inequality and the welfare gains from e-commerce," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 114(C), pages 203-220.

    Cited by:

    1. Cong Peng, 2019. "Does E-Commerce Reduce Traffic Congestion? Evidence from Alibaba Single Day Shopping Event," CEP Discussion Papers dp1646, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
    2. Huang, Bihong & Shaban, Mohamed & Song, Quanyun & Wu, Yu, 2018. "E-commerce Development and Entrepreneurship in the People’s Republic of China," ADBI Working Papers 827, Asian Development Bank Institute.
    3. Yi Cai & Chunping Xia, 2018. "Interpretive Structural Analysis of Interrelationships among the Elements of Characteristic Agriculture Development in Chinese Rural Poverty Alleviation," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 10(3), pages 1-19, March.
    4. Jan Willem Gunning & Pramila Krishnan & Andualem T Mengistu, 2018. "Fading Choice: Transport Costs and Variety in Consumer Goods," CSAE Working Paper Series 2018-05, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
    5. Victor Couture & Benjamin Faber & Yizhen Gu & Lizhi Liu, 2018. "Connecting the Countryside via E-Commerce: Evidence from China," NBER Working Papers 24384, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    6. Couture, Victor & Faber, Benjamin & Gu, Yizhen & Liu, Lizhi, 2018. "E-Commerce Integration and Economic Development: Evidence from China," CEPR Discussion Papers 12771, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    7. Victor Couture & Benjamin Faber & Yizhen Gu, 2018. "E-Commerce Integration and Economic Development: Evidence from China," 2018 Meeting Papers 114, Society for Economic Dynamics.

  2. Sebastian Galiani & Stephen Knack & Lixin Colin Xu & Ben Zou, 2017. "The effect of aid on growth: evidence from a Quasi-experiment," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 22(1), pages 1-33, March.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Hellerstein, Judith K. & Morrill, Melinda Sandler & Zou, Ben, 2013. "Business cycles and divorce: Evidence from microdata," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 118(1), pages 68-70.

    Cited by:

    1. González-Val, Rafael & Marcén, Miriam, 2017. "Unemployment, Marriage, and Divorce," MPRA Paper 80644, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Rafael González-Val & Miriam Marcén, 2017. "Divorce and the business cycle: a cross-country analysis," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 15(3), pages 879-904, September.
    3. George Saridakis & Anne-Marie Mohammed & Jesús M. García-Iglesias & Rebeca I. Muñoz Torres, 2018. "Economy and Divorces: Their Impact Over Time on the Self-Employment Rates in Spain," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 39(3), pages 422-435, September.
    4. Lehrer, Evelyn L. & Son, Yeon Jeong, 2017. "Marital Instability in the United States: Trends, Driving Forces, and Implications for Children," IZA Discussion Papers 10503, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    5. Rafael González-Val & Miriam Marcén, 2015. "Regional unemployment, marriage, and divorce," Working Papers 2015/38, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).
    6. Sheena Murray, 2017. "Urban Density and the Procyclicality of Divorce," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 37(1), pages 411-422.
    7. Sanna Huikari & Marko Korhonen & Mikko Puhakka, 2016. "’Til booze do us part: alcohol consumption and marital dissolution," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 51(2), pages 831-852, September.

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  1. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2014-05-24 2014-10-13. Author is listed
  2. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (2) 2014-05-24 2016-04-16. Author is listed
  3. NEP-MKT: Marketing (1) 2016-10-23. Author is listed

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