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Yan Wang

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First Name:Yan
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Last Name:Wang
RePEc Short-ID:pwa545
53 Bay State Road Boston, MA 02215, U.S.A.


(80%) Global Development Policy Center
Boston University

Boston, Massachusetts (United States)
RePEc:edi:gdpbuus (more details at EDIRC)

(20%) Economics Research
World Bank Group

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:dvewbus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Justin Yifu LIN & Yan WANG, 2015. "China’s Contribution to Development Cooperation: Ideas, Opportunities and Finances," Working Papers P119, FERDI.
  2. Chandra, Vandana & Lin, Justin Yifu & Wang, Yan, 2012. "Leading Dragons phenomenon : new opportunities for catch-up in low-income countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6000, The World Bank.
  3. Zhao, Longyue & Wang, Yan, 2008. "Trade remedies and non-market economies : economic implications of the first US countervailing duty case on China," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4560, The World Bank.
  4. Bayraktar, Nihal & Wang, Yan, 2006. "Banking sector openness and economic growth," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4019, The World Bank.
  5. Bayraktar, Nihal & Yan Wang, 2004. "Foreign bank entry, performance of domestic banks, and sequence of financial liberalization," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3416, The World Bank.
  6. Shaohua Chen & Yan Wang, 2001. "China's growth and poverty reduction - trends between 1990 and 1999," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2651, The World Bank.
  7. Yan Wang & Yudong Yao, 2001. "Sources of China's economic growth, 1952-99 : incorporating human capital accumulation," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2650, The World Bank.
  8. Thomas, Vinod & Wang, Yan & Fan, Xibo, 2001. "Measuring education inequality - Gini coefficients of education," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2525, The World Bank.
  9. Yan Wang & Dianqing Xu & Zhi Wang & FanZhai, 2001. "Implicit pension debt, transition cost, options, and impact of China's pension reform : a computable general equilibrium analysis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2555, The World Bank.
  10. Yan Wang & Yudong Yao, 2001. "Measuring economic downside risk and severity - Growth at Risk," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2674, The World Bank.
  11. Lopez, Ramon & Thomas, Vinod & Yan Wang, 1998. "Addressing the education puzzle : the distribution of education and economic reform," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2031, The World Bank.
  12. Xiaonian Xu & Yan Wang, 1997. "Ownership structure, corporate governance, and corporate performance : the case of Chinese stock companies," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1794, The World Bank.
  13. Ram Agarwala & Raja Chellia & Toshi Fujiwara & Yan Wang & Heng-fu Zou, 1993. "China: reforming intergovernmental fiscal relations," CEMA Working Papers 475, China Economics and Management Academy, Central University of Finance and Economics.


  1. Tong, Hefeng & Wang, Yan & Xu, Jiajun, 2020. "Green transformation in China: Structures of endowment, investment, and employment," Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, vol. 54(C), pages 173-185.
  2. Justin Yifu Lin & Yan Wang, 2020. "Seventy Years of Economic Development: A Review from the Angle of New Structural Economics," China & World Economy, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, vol. 28(4), pages 26-50, July.
  3. Justin Yifu Lin & Yan Wang, 2016. "Special Section: China's Growing Trade and its Role to the World Economy," Pacific Economic Review, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 21(1), pages 102-117, February.
  4. Vandana Chandra & Justin Yifu Lin & Yan Wang, 2013. "Leading Dragon Phenomenon: New Opportunities for Catch-up in Low-Income Countries," Asian Development Review, MIT Press, vol. 30(1), pages 52-84, March.
  5. Justin Yifu Lin & Yan Wang, 2012. "China'S Integration With The World: Development As A Process Of Learning And Industrial Upgrading," China Economic Policy Review (CEPR), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 1(01), pages 1-33.
  6. Yudong Yao & Yan Wang, 2007. "Measuring downside risk and severity for global output," Journal of Forecasting, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(1), pages 23-32.
  7. Wang, Yan & Xu, Dianqing & Wang, Zhi & Zhai, Fan, 2004. "Options and impact of China's pension reform: a computable general equilibrium analysis," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(1), pages 105-127, March.
  8. Yan Wang & Fan Zhai, 2004. "La réforme des retraites en Chine : enjeux, options et conséquences," Revue d'Économie Financière, Programme National Persée, vol. 77(4), pages 309-328.
  9. Wang, Yan & Yao, Yudong, 2003. "Sources of China's economic growth 1952-1999: incorporating human capital accumulation," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 14(1), pages 32-52.
  10. Kathryn Anderson & Elizabeth King & Yan Wang, 2003. "Market Returns, Transfers and Demand for Schooling in Malaysia, 1976-89," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(3), pages 1-28.
  11. Xu, Xiaonian & Wang, Yan, 1999. "Ownership structure and corporate governance in Chinese stock companies," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 10(1), pages 75-98.
  12. Thomas, Vinod & Wang, Yan, 1996. "Distortions, Interventions, and Productivity Growth: Is East Asia Different?," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 44(2), pages 265-288, January.
  13. Kaufmann, Daniel & Wang, Yan, 1995. "Macroeconomic policies and project performance in the social sectors: A model of human capital production and evidence from LDCs," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 23(5), pages 751-765, May.
  14. Wang, Yan, 1995. "Permanent Income and Wealth Accumulation: A Cross-Sectional Study of Chinese Urban and Rural Households," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 43(3), pages 523-550, April.
  15. Wang, Yan & Thomas, Vinod, 1993. "Market supplanting versus market fostering interventions: China, East Asia and other developing countries," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 4(2), pages 243-258.
  16. Ahmad, Ehtisham & Wang, Yan, 1991. "Inequality and Poverty in China: Institutional Change and Public Policy, 1978 to 1988," The World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 5(2), pages 231-257, May.


  1. Justin Yifu Lin & Yan Wang, 2022. "Financing Infrastructure," Chapters, in: Lili Yan Ing & Dani Rodrik (ed.), New Normal, New Technologies, New Financing, chapter 10, pages 114-129, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA).

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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 9 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-DEV: Development (4) 2001-07-17 2001-08-30 2006-10-14 2008-03-25
  2. NEP-CNA: China (2) 2008-03-25 2015-02-28
  3. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2001-08-30 2001-08-30
  4. NEP-BAN: Banking (1) 2006-10-14
  5. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2006-10-14
  6. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2006-10-14
  7. NEP-IFN: International Finance (1) 2004-09-30
  8. NEP-INT: International Trade (1) 2008-03-25
  9. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2001-07-13
  10. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (1) 2004-09-30
  11. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2015-02-28
  12. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (1) 2015-02-28


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