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Consumers’ attitude towards meat brands: Evidence from pork products in Guangzhou, China
by Fafa (Monica) Yan , Xi Ouyang  and  Wen’e Qi
Abstract
This study aims to investigate the factors influencing consumers’ cognitive attitude towards the brands of products during their consumption willingness, behaviors and choices. Taking pork brands as an example, this study conducts a questionnaire by using a random sampling method in 165 farmers’ meat markets and 54 supermarkets in Tianhe District, Yuexiu District, L [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
Lingnan College, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
College of Economics and Management, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China

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The Rural-Urban Divide: Family Social Capital, Family Cultural Capital, and Educational Outcomes of Chinese Adolescents
by Claire Gek Ling Tan  and  Zheng Fang
Abstract
A large body of research has been dedicated to the study of relationships between social or cultural capital and educational outcomes in Western countries. However, few studies have examined these associations in a Chinese context, and even fewer have examined the effects of both forms of capital on educational outcomes simultaneously within a familial context in China. This st [...] Read more

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Impact of third-party online payment systems on trade, export, import, and internet retailing
by Isaac Appiah-Otoo , Xudong Chen , Na Song  and  Camara Kwasi Obeng
Abstract
This study estimates the impact of third-party online payment systems on trade, export, import, and Internet retailing in China. Also, the study examines the financial development mechanism via which third-party payment affects trade, export, import, and Internet retailing in China. By employing a sample of 31 provinces in China covering 2011 to 2018, the findings indicate that [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
College of Management Science, Chengdu University of Technology, Chengdu, China
School of Management and Economics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China

Journal Article
Does the digital economy promote industrial green transformation? Evidence from spatial Durbin model
by Mingyue Du  and  Siyu Ren
Abstract
The digital economy based on digital technology is an important force for high-quality economic growth and industrial transformation, and has great potential for value creation. Based on the data of 30 provinces in China from 2007 to 2017, this paper uses entropy method to calculate the industrial green transformation (IGT), and empirically analyzes the impact of Digital econom [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Economics, Beijing Technology and Business University, Beijing, China
School of Economics, Nankai University, Tianjin, China

Journal Article
How Does Digitization Affect Sports Industry Development and Public Health?
by Ume Lailag  and  Wenxin Chen
Abstract
Speeding up digital development and building "digital China" is an important strategic deployment of the "14th Five-Year Plan" and a concrete measure to promote the high-quality development of China's sports industry and national health. Based on provincial data in China from 2011 to 2019, an empirical model is used to analyze the relationship between digital construction, spor [...] Read more

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How does digital finance affect industrial transformation?
by Rinat Zhanbayev  and  Wenchao Bu
Abstract
With the continuous advancement of technological revolution and industrial transformation, digital finance supported by big data and artificial intelligence has become an important engine for promoting carbon neutrality. We measured the industrial structure transformation index (ISU) of 30 provinces in China, and discussed the spatial spillover effect and transmission mechanism [...] Read more

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Do policy coordination dynamics matter? A quantitative analysis perspective on China's scientific and technological policy evolution
by Yu Yang  and  Nur Ajrun Khalid
Abstract
Even though policy coordination is one of the oldest challenges that governments have to confront, as problems evolve and "New Public Management" concepts emerge, it has become even more essential. The current literature on policy coordination among government agencies, however, shows little regarding the way coordination is managed under centralized political systems. This stu [...] Read more

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Public Diplomacy and Chinese OFDI: Empirical Evidence from the Africa
by Xinjian Ye , Zhuolin Wu , Shuocong Gu  and  Shikuan Zhao
Abstract
Public diplomacy is a significant factor in promoting policy communication, people-to-people bonds, and the protection of foreign assets between two nations, but there is little research on the economic worth of public diplomacy. Python was used to crawl the daily search frequency of "China", "African countries", and related terms to construct the heat index of China-Africa pub [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Economics and Trade, Hunan University, Changsha, China
School of Public Policy and Administration, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China

Journal Article
Aggregate Investor Sentiment and Time-Varying Price Discovery: Evidence from the Options Market
by Yaping Zhou  and  Dayong Lv
Abstract
Previous literature shows that the price-discovery ability of options market varies substantially over time. Using data of Shanghai Stock Exchange 50 exchange-traded fund options, this paper shows that options prices contribute relatively less to price discovery during low-sentiment periods, but the price-discovery ability of options market remains unchanged during high-sentime [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
School of Financial Technology, Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance, Shanghai, China

Journal Article
Political Promotion and Manufacturing Firm Productivity: Evidence from Chinese Firms
by Long Wang , Qifeng Zhao  and  Wenyin Chen
Abstract
This paper aims to investigate the impact of political promotion on the productivity of manufacturing firms using the database of Chinese industrial enterprises from 1998 to 2007. We found that the political promotion of officials had a negative impact on manufacturing firm productivity, and this impact varied according to the characteristics of officials and enterprises. [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
China Institute for Educational Finance Research, Peking University, Beijing, China
Institute of Quantitative & Technological Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China

Journal Article
Impact of Industrialization on Household Income in Rural China, 1988-2018
by Yulu Chen , Qingjie Xia  and  Shi Li
Abstract
This paper uses China Household Income Project rural household survey data spanning 30 years (1988-2018) to study the impact of China’s industrialization on rural household income. In the semiparametric regression model, we use the rural households’ distance to the manufacturing hub to analyze the spillover effect of industrialization on their income and the spatial [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
Sichuan Provincial Investment Group Company Limited, Sichuan Province, China
School of Economics, Peking University, Beijing, China
School of Public Affairs, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang Province, China

Journal Article
The impact of digital economy development on local fiscal revenue efficiency
by Haixiang Xiao  and  Jiayi Liu
Abstract
The vigorous development of the digital economy has brought new opportunities and challenges to the construction of local fiscal revenue efficiency. Based on the panel data from 2011 to 2020, this paper uses the fixed effect model, instrumental variable method and other empirical studies to investigate the impact of the development of the digital economy on the efficiency of lo [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Economics and Trade, Hunan University, Changsha, China

Journal Article
How Does Green Trade Affect the Environment? Evidence from China
by Huiling Liu , Heng Lei  and  Youcheng Zhou
Abstract
This study focuses on the impact of trade in environmental goods (green trade) on the environment. We found that green trade can decrease pollution levels by exploiting a panel of 277 Chinese cities from 2004 to 2013 and using the instrumental variable (IV) strategy. However, total trade openness is far less favorable to the environment. We also found that both green imports an [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Economics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
School of Management, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Journal Article
Impact of Social Capital on Land Arrangement Behavior of Migrant Workers in China
by Minglei Zhu , Xiaowei Song  and  Wenxin Chen
Abstract
In China, the land arrangement behavior of over 160 million rural-urban migrant workers is closely related to the optimal allocation of rural land resources and sustainable development of urban and rural areas. Although previous studies show that social capital affects migrant workers’ land arrangement behavior, few empirical studies reveal the relationship between them, [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Chongqing, China
College of Management, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China

Journal Article
The Efficiency of Rural Public Finance Inputs in Promoting Rural Revitalization: Empirical Analysis Based on Henan Province, China
by Chaoyang Tu , Zhenyu Chen , Yasir Habib  and  Zheng Peng
Abstract
The No.1 document of the Central Government of China has been on the theme of "agriculture, rural areas and farmers" for nearly ten years, placing the solution of "agriculture, rural areas and farmers" at the forefront of the Chinese government's work. Located in the Central Plains, Henan Province in China is one of the major agricultural provinces in China and plays an extreme [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
Economics school, Sichuan Agricultural University, Chengdu, China
Affairs Service Center of Ecological Environment of Liaoning Province, Shenyang, China

Letter
Housing and monetary policy: Fresh evidence from China
by Yun Liu
Abstract
We empirically address the effects of monetary policy on the housing market in China using a novel Time-Varying Parameter VARX model. We show that an expansionary monetary has positive effects on the housing market, while during COVID-19, the effects are approaching to zero or even negative. In addition, the effects of the LPR policy are strong and even larger than that of COVI [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
College of Finance, Henan Finance University, Zhengzhou, China

Journal Article
Spatial dynamic evolution of environmental infrastructure governance in China
by Ke Guo
Abstract
The implementation of environmental protection strategy necessarily requires mapping the amount of capital stock of environmental infrastructure. Through the Weibull distribution function and hyperbolic age-decreasing efficiency model, the provincial environmental infrastructure capital stock in China from 1980 to 2018 is measured cautiously, and its spatial dynamics with the g [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Public Policy and Administration, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China

Journal Article
Has the development of the digital economy increased corporate financial asset holdings? --A quasi-natural experiment based on the "Broadband China" policy
by Xiuhai Huang  and  Zhenyu Xu
Abstract
A differences-in-differences (DID) model and financial data from Chinese listed firms from 2011 to 2019 are used to empirically investigate the effects of the digital economy on corporate financial asset holdings using the "Broadband China" policy as a quasi-natural experiment. After robustness testing and heterogeneity effects are disposed of, the digital economy dramatically [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Data Sciences, Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics, Hangzhou, China

Journal Article
Does carbon emissions trading facilitate carbon unlocking? Empirical evidence from China
by Tianqi Wang , Yawen Sun , Yong Wang  and  Yuhao Yang
Abstract
Carbon emissions trading is essential for reducing carbon emissions, and its role in regional carbon unlocking needs further clarification. This study uses the difference-in-differences (DID) model and synthetic control model (SCM) to evaluate the carbon unlocking effect of China’s six pilot carbon trading provinces. This study found that (1) carbon lock-in effects in Chi [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
School of Statistics, Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, Dalian, China

Journal Article
The Impact of Automobile Purchase Restriction on Urban Air Quality: Experimental Evidence from Beijing, China
by Fengyu Cheng , Jianping Liao , Kenichiro Soyano  and  Feiling Lu
Abstract
It's critical for environmental governance to understand the effectiveness of policy interventions as well as their working mechanisms. This paper focuses on the vehicle license plate-based management, a sort of policy intervention understudied in environmental governance literature. Specifically, we study the automobile purchase restriction (APR), a major method of license man [...] Read more
Hit Affiliation:
Guangzhou Academy of Social Sciences, Guangzhou, China
School of Economics and Statistics, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China