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Anthony James Howell

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First Name:Anthony
Middle Name:James
Last Name:Howell
RePEc Short-ID:pho584


School of Economics
Peking University

Beijing, China
RePEc:edi:sepkucn (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Anthony Howell & Jia Lin & Stephan Worack, 2020. "Going out to innovate more at home: Impacts of outward direct investments on Chinese firms' domestic innovation performance," Post-Print hal-02866804, HAL.
  2. Howell, Anthony, 2019. "Targeted Cash Transfers, Credit Constraints, and Ethnic Migration in the People’s Republic of China," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 575, Asian Development Bank.
  3. Howell, Anthony, 2018. "Innovation and Firm Performance in the People’s Republic of China: A Structural Approach with Spillovers," ADBI Working Papers 805, Asian Development Bank Institute.
  4. Anthony J. Howell & Canfei He & Rudai Yang & Cindy Fan, 2015. "Technological Relatedness and Firm Productivity: Do low and high performing firms benefit equally from agglomeration economies in China?," Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG) 1529, Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography, revised Sep 2015.


  1. Anthony Howell, 2020. "Industry relatedness, FDI liberalization and the indigenous innovation process in China," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 54(2), pages 229-243, February.
  2. Howell, Anthony, 2020. "Minimum wage impacts on Han-minority Workers’ wage distribution and inequality in urban china," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 115(C).
  3. Anthony Howell, 2020. "Agglomeration, absorptive capacity and knowledge governance: implications for public–private firm innovation in China," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 54(8), pages 1069-1083, July.
  4. Anthony Howell & Chong Liu & Rudai Yang, 2020. "Explaining the urban premium in Chinese cities and the role of place-based policies," Environment and Planning A, , vol. 52(7), pages 1332-1356, October.
  5. Howell, Anthony & Lin, Jia & Worack, Stephan, 2020. "Going out to innovate more at home: Impacts of outward direct investments on Chinese firms' domestic innovation performance," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 60(C).
  6. Anthony Howell, 2019. "Ethnic entrepreneurship, initial financing, and business performance in China," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 52(3), pages 697-712, March.
  7. Anthony Howell, 2019. "Heterogeneous impacts of China's economic and development zone program," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 59(5), pages 797-818, November.
  8. Anthony Howell & Liuyan Zhao, 2019. "Turning Points in the Chinese Civil War: A Financial Market Perspective," Australian Economic History Review, Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand, vol. 59(3), pages 263-288, November.
  9. Anthony Howell, 2019. "Clustering effects on firm exporting with productivity‐enhancing R&D in China," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 42(11), pages 3168-3187, November.
  10. Anthony Howell & Canfei He & Rudai Yang & C. Cindy Fan, 2018. "Agglomeration, (un)‐related variety and new firm survival in China," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 97(3), pages 485-500, August.
  11. Howell, Anthony, 2017. "Picking ‘winners' in China: Do subsidies matter for indigenous innovation and firm productivity?," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 154-165.
  12. Howell, Anthony, 2017. "Impacts of Migration and Remittances on Ethnic Income Inequality in Rural China," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 200-211.
  13. Anthony Howell, 2017. "Marshallian Sources of Relatedness and Their Effects on Firm Survival and Subsequent Success in China," Economic Geography, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 93(4), pages 346-366, August.
  14. Anthony Howell & Canfei He & Rudai Yang & Cindy Fan, 2016. "Technological relatedness and asymmetrical firm productivity gains under market reforms in China," Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, Cambridge Political Economy Society, vol. 9(3), pages 499-515.
  15. Howell, Anthony, 2016. "Firm R&D, innovation and easing financial constraints in China: Does corporate tax reform matter?," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 45(10), pages 1996-2007.
  16. Howell, Anthony, 2015. "‘Indigenous’ innovation with heterogeneous risk and new firm survival in a transitioning Chinese economy," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 44(10), pages 1866-1876.
  17. Anthony Howell, 2011. "Labor Market Segmentation in Urumqi, Xinjiang: Exposing Labor Market Segments and Testing the Relationship between Migration and Segmentation," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 42(2), pages 200-226, June.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 3 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-CNA: China (3) 2015-09-18 2018-06-18 2020-01-27
  2. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (3) 2015-09-18 2018-06-18 2020-01-27
  3. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (2) 2015-09-18 2018-06-18
  4. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (2) 2015-09-18 2018-06-18
  5. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2015-09-18
  6. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2018-06-18
  7. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2015-09-18
  8. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2018-06-18
  9. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2020-01-27
  10. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (1) 2018-06-18
  11. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2018-06-18
  12. NEP-TID: Technology & Industrial Dynamics (1) 2018-06-18
  13. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2015-09-18


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