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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 634 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 31 Article
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2019
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Returns to education
Work experience
Educational attainment
Education Reform Act
Difference-in-differences
13 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple job holding in the United Kingdom: Evidence from the British household panel survey

Wu, Z., Baimbridge, M. & Zhu, Y., 2019, In : Applied Economics. 41, 21, p. 2751-2766 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

British Household Panel Survey
Incentives
Moonlighting
Job insecurity

Returns to higher education subjects and tiers in China: Evidence from the China Family Panel Studies

Kang, L., Peng, F. & Zhu, Y., 11 Dec 2019, In : Studies in Higher Education. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

China
university
economic law
evidence
education
2018
19 Downloads (Pure)

Decomposing the language pay gap among the indigenous ethnic minorities of Mexico: is it all down to observables?

Aguilar-Rodriguez, A., Miranda, A. & Zhu, Y., 15 Apr 2018, In : Economics Bulletin. 38, 2, p. 689-695 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Language
Mexico
Ethnic minorities
Decomposition
Sample selection model
12 Citations (Scopus)
74 Downloads (Pure)

Harmony in diversity: Can One Belt One Road initiative promote China’s OFDI?

Kang, L., Peng, F., Zhu, Y. & Pang, A., 12 Sep 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 9, 28 p., 3264.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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foreign direct investment
direct investment
foreign investment
road
China

The Returns to UK Degrees for Foreign-Educated Graduates

Valbuena, J. & Zhu, Y., 7 Jun 2018, In : British Educational Research Journal. 44, 3, p. 440-462 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

graduate
qualification
immigrant
incompatibility
country of origin
5 Citations (Scopus)
82 Downloads (Pure)

University Selectivity and the Relative Returns to Higher Education: Evidence from the UK

Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., Aug 2018, In : Labour Economics. 53, p. 230-249 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Ranking
Selectivity
Wages
Treatment effects
Labor force
111 Downloads (Pure)

What Determines Post-Compulsory Academic Studies? Evidence from the Longitudinal Survey of Young People in England

Collier, W., Valbuena, J. & Zhu, Y., 21 May 2018, In : Applied Economics Letters. 25, 9, p. 607-610 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Qualification
England
Gold standard
Two-stage least squares
Schooling
2017
6 Citations (Scopus)
122 Downloads (Pure)

Intergenerational mobility of housework time in the United Kingdom

Gimenez_Nadal, J. I., Molina, J. A. & Zhu, Y., 15 May 2017, In : Review of Economics of the Household. 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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intergenerational mobility
housework
parents
time
Intergenerational mobility
6 Citations (Scopus)
103 Downloads (Pure)

Political uncertainty and household savings

Aaberge, R., Liu, K. & Zhu, Y., Feb 2017, In : Journal of Comparative Economics. 45, 1, p. 154-170 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Household saving
Household
Political uncertainty
Uncertainty
Durables
4 Citations (Scopus)
132 Downloads (Pure)

The impact of Province-Managing-County fiscal reform on primary education in China

Huang, B., Gao, M., Xu, C. & Zhu, Y., Sep 2017, In : China Economic Review. 45, p. 45-61 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Primary education
Fiscal reform
China
Education
Expenditure
2 Citations (Scopus)
134 Downloads (Pure)

Variation of Land-Expropriated Farmers’ Willingness: A Perspective of Employment and Inhabitance

Li, Y., Shu, B., Shi, X. & Zhu, Y., 22 Jun 2017, In : Sustainability. 9, p. 1-18 18 p., 1083.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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farmer
expropriation
Security systems
Developing countries
determinants
2014
8 Citations (Scopus)
138 Downloads (Pure)

What a difference a term makes: the effect of educational attainment on marital outcomes in the UK

Anderberg, D. & Zhu, Y., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Population Economics. 27, 2, p. 387-419 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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qualification
husband
school
Qualification
Educational attainment
10 Citations (Scopus)
233 Downloads (Pure)

Where did all the remittances go? Understanding the impact of remittances on consumption patterns in rural China

Zhu, Y., Wu, Z., Peng, L. & Sheng, L., 2014, In : Applied Economics. 46, 12, p. 1312–1322 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Remittances
Consumption patterns
Rural China
China
Rural households
2013
16 Citations (Scopus)

English deficiency and the native-immigrant wage gap

Miranda, A. & Zhu, Y., Jan 2013, In : Economics Letters. 118, 1, p. 38-41 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wage gap
Language
Immigrants
Employees
Interaction
2012
13 Citations (Scopus)

Do Migrants Really Save More? Understanding the Impact of Remittances on Savings in Rural China

Zhu, Y., Wu, Z., Wang, M., Du, Y. & Cai, F., 1 May 2012, In : Journal of Development Studies. 48, 5, p. 654-672 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

saving behavior
remittance
savings
farm
migrant
26 Citations (Scopus)

The Changing Economic Advantage from Private Schools

Green, F., Machin, S., Murphy, R. & Zhu, Y., 18 Sep 2012, In : Economica. 79, 316, p. 658-679 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Economics
Private schools
Educational attainment
Factors
Wage differentials
18 Citations (Scopus)

Who benefits from child benefit?

Blow, L., Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., 1 Jan 2012, In : Economic Inquiry. 50, 1, p. 153-170 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child benefits
Gross national product
Household
Rationale
Alcohol
2011
65 Citations (Scopus)

Differences by degree: Evidence of the net financial rates of return to undergraduate study for England and Wales

Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., 1 Dec 2011, In : Economics of Education Review. 30, 6, p. 1177-1186 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

evidence
tuition fee
qualification
Rate of return
Wales
10 Citations (Scopus)

Precautionary savings by natives and immigrants in Germany

Piracha, M. & Zhu, Y., 14 Jun 2011, In : Applied Economics. 44, 21, p. 2767-2776 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immigrants
Precautionary saving
Germany
Nationality
Savings
2010
178 Citations (Scopus)

Overqualification, job dissatisfaction, and increasing dispersion in the returns to graduate education

Green, F. & Zhu, Y., 9 Feb 2010, In : Oxford Economic Papers. 62, 4, p. 740-763 24 p., gpq002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graduate education
Dissatisfaction
Employees
Penalty
2009

What have private schools done for (some of) us?

Green, F., MacHin, S., Murphy, R. & Zhu, Y., 11 Jun 2009, In : Significance. 6, 2, p. 63-67 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Children
2008
4 Citations (Scopus)

Competition for private and state school teachers

Green, F., MacHin, S., Murphy, R. & Zhu, Y., 5 Dec 2008, In : Journal of Education and Work. 21, 5, p. 383-404 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

private school
teacher
school
shortage
number of pupils
50 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating biodiversity conservation around a large Sumatran protected area

Linkie, M., Smith, R. J., Zhu, Y., Martyr, D. J., Suedmeyer, B., Pramono, J. & Leader-Williams, N., 28 Jun 2008, In : Conservation Biology. 22, 3, p. 683-690 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

development projects
villages
protected area
conservation areas
development project
74 Citations (Scopus)

The college wage premium and the expansion of higher education in the UK

Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., 28 Nov 2008, In : Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 110, 4, p. 695-709 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Premium
Wages
Quantile regression
Labour demand
Participation rate
2006
13 Citations (Scopus)

Child support and partnership dissolution

Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., 28 Feb 2006, In : Economic Journal. 116, 510, p. C93-C109 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child support
Partnership dissolution
Liability
Interaction
Dissolution
2005
3 Citations (Scopus)

Education, work and wages in the UK

Bingley, P., Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., 5 Sep 2005, In : German Economic Review. 6, 3, p. 395-414 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wages
Education
Labor supply
Returns to education
Human capital
2004
76 Citations (Scopus)

Does education raise productivity, or just reflect it?

Chevalier, A., Harmon, C., Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., 18 Oct 2004, In : Economic Journal. 114, 499, p. F499-F517 19 p., 1753.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Education
Productivity
Signaling hypothesis
Wages
Incentives
2002
1 Citation (Scopus)

Latent total consumption expenditure, unobservable individual preferences and panel data

Zhu, Y., 14 Feb 2002, In : Economic Modelling. 19, 2, p. 277-293 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Individual preferences
Panel data
Expenditure
Purchase
Measurement error
2001
10 Citations (Scopus)

The pattern of household savings during a hyperinflation: The case of urban China in the late 1980s

Aaberge, R. & Zhu, Y., Jun 2001, In : Review of Income and Wealth. 47, 2, p. 181-202 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Savings
Household saving
Hyperinflation
Urban China
High inflation
2000
11 Citations (Scopus)

Child Support Reform: Some Analysis of the 1999 White Paper

Paull, G., Walker, I. & Zhu, Y., Mar 2000, In : Fiscal Studies. 21, 1, p. 105-140 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child support
Household
Lone mothers
Individual behaviour
Joint distribution