Larry Qiu' Research
  • International trade
  • Foreign direct investment
  • Industrial organization
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • China's foreign trade and investment


Journal Publications

50. "Intermediate input imports and innovation: Evidence from Chinese patent filingˇ¨, Journal of International Economics, 2016, 103, 166-183 (with Qing Liu)

49.  ˇ§Foreign acquisitions and the target firmsˇ¦ performance in Chinaˇ¨, The World Economy, 2017, 40(1), 2-20 (with Qing Liu and Ruosi Lu)

48.   ˇ§Chinaˇ¦s global influence: A survey through the lens of international tradeˇ¨, Pacific Economic Review, 2016, 21(1), 45-71 (with Chaoqun Zhan)

47.  ˇ§Understanding Chinaˇ¦s foreign trade policy: A literature reviewˇ¨, Frontiers of Economics in China, 11(3), September 2016, 410-438 (with Tan Li and Ying Xue)

46.   ˇ§Foreign acquisitions in China and multinationals' global market strategyˇ¨, Review of Development Economics, 2016, 20(1), 87-100, (with Qing Liu and Zhigang Li)

45.   ˇ§Who invest more in advanced abatement technology: Theory and evidenceˇ¨, Canadian Journal of Economics, forthcoming, (with Jing Cao and Mohan Zhou)

44.    ˇ§Understanding Chinaˇ¦s foreign trade: A literature review (I)ˇ¨, China Economic Journal, 7(2), September 2014, 168-186, (with Ying Xue)

43. ˇ§R&D, offshoring and task allocation along a global supply chainˇ¨, Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics, 21(1), March 2014, 18-24, (with Mohan Zhou)

42  ˇ§IPR, trade, FDI, and technology transferˇ¨, Frontiers of Economics in China, 9(4), November 2014, 529-555, (with Tan Li)

41.  ˇ§Implications of financial development in the South for trade and foreign direct investment from the Northˇ¨, Review of Development Economics, 18(2), April 2014, 272-285, (with Qing Liu)

40. "Entry, reputation and intellectual property rights protectionˇ¨, Canadian Journal of Economics, forthcoming (with Jiahua Che and Wen Zhou)

39. "Multiproduct firms and scope adjustment in globalization", Journal of International Economics, 91(1), September 2013, 142-153, (with Wen Zhou)

38. "Labor training and foreign direct investment", Review of International Economics, 22(1), April 2014, 151-166, (with Qing Liu)

37. ˇ§Characteristics of acquirers and targets in domestic and cross-border M&Asˇ¨, Review of Development Economics17(3), 2013, 474-493, (with Qing Liu)

36.  ˇ§Cross-country externalities of trade and FDI liberalizationˇ¨, Frontiers of Economics in China, 8(1), 2013, 19-49 (with Qing Liu)

 35. "How do technical barriers to trade influence trade?", Review of International Economics, 20(4), 2012, 691-706, (with Xiaohua Bao)

 34. "Free trade agreements: A literature survey", Economic Research Journal (in Chinese), 2011(9), 147-157

33. ˇ§FDI policy, greenfield investment, and cross-border mergersˇ¨, Review of International Economics, 19(5), 2011, 836-851 (with Shengzu Wang)

32. "Do technical barriers to trade promote or restrict trade? Evidence from China", (with Xiaohua Bao), Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics, 17, 2010, 253-280.

31. "Is China's antidumping more retaliatory than that of the US?", (with Xiaohua Bao), Review of International Economics, 19(2), 2011, 374-389.

30. "An Empirical Analysis of Contracting by Chinese firms", (with Yifan Hu), China Economic Review 21, 2010, 423-431.

29. "Does the Protection of Foreign Intellectual Property Rights Stimulate Innovation in the U.S.?" (with YU Huayang), Review of International Economics 18(5), 2010, 882-895

28.       ˇ§The ASEAN+3 trading blocˇ¨, Journal of Economic Integration, 25(1), 2010, 1-31 (Lead Article) (with Fred Kwan).

27. "BOT contracts: incentives and efficiency", Journal of Development Economics, 94, 2011, 127-138 (with Susheng Wang)

26.    ˇ§Technology Transfer and the South's Participation in an International Environmental Agreementˇ¨ (with Zhihao Yu), Review of International Economics 17(3), 2009, 409-427

25.  "Endogenous lobbying positionsˇ¨, Review of International Economics, 16(4), Sep 2008, 641-653

24.  "International outsourcing and imperfect contract enforcementˇ¨, Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting & Economics, 14(3), Dec 2007, 315-336 (with Huayang Yu)

23.  "Merger waves: A model of endogenous mergersˇ¨, Rand Journal of Economics, 30(1), Spring 2007, 214-226 (with Wen Zhou).

22. ˇ§Trigger point mechanism and conditional commitment: Implications for entry, collusion and welfareˇ¨, Contemporary Economic Policy, 25(2), April 2007, 156-169, (with Leonard Cheng and Michael Fung).

21. ˇ§A general equilibrium analysis of software development: Copyright protection and contract enforcementˇ¨, European Economic Review, 50(7), October 2006, 1661-1682.

20. ˇ§International mergers: Incentives and welfareˇ¨, Journal of International Economics, January, 2006, 68, 38-58, (with Wen Zhou).

19. ˇ§Technology transfer, foreign direct investment, and international trade: A Ricardian approachˇ¨, Journal of Development Economics, August 2005, 77(2), 477-501 (with Leonard Cheng and Guofu Tan).

18.       ˇ§Lobbying, multisector trade and sustainability of free trade agreementˇ¨, Canadian Journal of Economics, 2004, 37(4), 1061-1083.

17.       ˇ§Intellectual property rights, environmental regulations, and foreign direct investmentˇ¨,  Land Economics, May 2004, 80(2),153-173 (with Catherine Co and John List)

16.       ˇ§Protection of trade for innovation: The roles of Northern and Southern tariffsˇ¨, Japan and the World Economy, 2004, 16(4), 449-470 (with Edwin Lai)

15.   ˇ§Interregional protection: Implications of fiscal decentralization and trade liberalizationˇ¨, China Economic Review, 14, 2003, 227-245. (with Jie Li and Qunyang Sun)

14.   ˇ§Comparing sectoral FDI incentives: comparative advantages and market opportunitiesˇ¨, Annals of Economics and Finance 4, 2003, 383-408

13.   ˇ§Impact of terminal handling charges on overall shipping chargesˇ¨, Transportation Research A, vol. 37(8), 2003, 703-716. (with Mike Fung and Leonard Cheng)

12.   ˇ§Optimal strategic trade policy under asymmetric information: Replyˇ¨, Journal of International Economics, 61(1), 2003, 247-248

11.   "The North's intellectual property rights standard for the South?", Journal of International Economics, vol. 59, 2003, 183-209; reprint in Keith E. Maskus (eds) The WTO, Intellectual Property Rights and the Knowledge Economy, (Cheltenham UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, Volume 1 in the Series Critical Perspectives on the Global Trading System), 2004. (with Edwin Lai)

10.   ˇ§Keiretsu and relationship-specific investment: Implications for market-opening policiesˇ¨, NBER Working Paper #8279, Journal of International Economics, vol. 58, 2002, 49-79. (with Barbara Spencer)

9.   ˇ§Keiretsu and relationship-specific investment: A barrier to trade?ˇ¨, NBER Working Paper #7572, International Economic Review, vol. 42(4), 2001, 871-901. (with Barbara Spencer)

8.   ˇ§Anti-dumping measures as a tool of protectionism: A mechanism design approachˇ¨, Canadian Journal of Economics, vol. 34(3), 2001, 639-660. (with Leonard Cheng and Keith Wong)

7.   ˇ§Export, foreign direct investment and local content requirementˇ¨, Journal of Development Economics, vol. 66, 2001, 101-125. (with Zhigang Tao)

6.   ˇ§Credit rationing and pattern of new product tradeˇ¨, Journal of Economic Integration, vol. 14(1), 1999, 75-95

5.   ˇ§Policy on international R&D cooperation: subsidy or tax?ˇ¨, European Economic Review, vol. 42, 1998, 1727-1750. (with Zhigang Tao)

4.   ˇ§On the dynamic efficiency of Bertrand and Cournot equilibriaˇ¨, Journal of Economic Theory, vol. 75(1), 1997, 213-229

3.   ˇ§Why canˇ¦t countervailing duties deter export subsidization?ˇ¨, Journal of International Economics, vol. 39, 1995, 249-272

2.   ˇ§Strategic trade policy under uncertaintyˇ¨, Review of International Economics, 3(1), 1995, 75-85

1. ˇ§Optimal strategic trade policy under asymmetric informationˇ¨, Journal of International Economics, vol. 36, 1994, 333-354