Curriculum Vitae


Working Papers


Zijun Luo, PhD
Colgate University
Department of Economics
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346
Email: zluo@colgate.edu
Last Update: November 13, 2014

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    Welcome to my personal website! Currently I am a visiting assistant professor of Economics at Colgate University. You can learn more about my research and teaching from the links on the left and from my curriculum vitae. I am available for job interviews at the 2015 AEA/ASSA meeting in Boston.

Contact Information
    Email: zluo@colgate.edu
    Office: (315) 228-6240

Fields of Specialization
    Primary: International Trade, Industrial Organization
    Secondary: Chinese Economy, Applied Microeconomics, Economic Geography

    "Tax Policies, Regional Trade Agreements, and FDI: A Welfare Analysis," Pacific Economic Review, forthcoming. (with Charles Braymen and Yang-Ming Chang)
    "Choosing between Order-of-Entry Assumptions in Empirical Entry Models: Evidence from Competition between Burger King and McDonald's Restaurant Outlets," Journal of Industrial Economics, forthcoming. (with Philip Gayle)
    "Endogenous Division Rules as a Family Constitution: Strategic Altruistic Transfers and Sibling Competition," Journal of Population Economics, Vol.28, No.1, 173-194, 2015. (with Yang-Ming Chang)
    "War or Settlement: An Economic Analysis of Conflict with Endogenous and Increasing Destruction," Defence and Peace Economics, Vol.24, No.1, 23-46, 2013. (with Yang-Ming Chang)