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Jingbo Cui, Ph.D.

 Associate Professor of Applied Economics at Division of Social Sciences in Duke Kunshan University.

Areas of expertise: 

Energy Economics, Environmental Economics, Economics of Innovation, and International Trade

Bio: 

Dr. Jingbo Cui is Associate Professor of Applied Economics at Division of Social Sciences in Duke Kunshan University. Prior to the current position, he was a Chu-Tian Junior Scholar from Department of Education in Hubei Province, associate professor in the School of Economics and Management at Wuhan University, post-doctoral research associate and visiting scholar at Iowa State University. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Iowa State University, an M.S. in economics from Wuhan University, and B.S. in economics and mathematics from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China. Dr. Cui’s research centers on Environmental Economics, Economics of Innovation, and International Trade. His research has appeared in top academic journals in the fields of Environmental and Resource Economics, Agricultural Economics, and Energy Economics. He has been serving as the referee for leading journals in Environmental Economics, such as JEEM, JAERE, ERE, and many others. His current research projects on climate change and low-carbon innovation have been funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China. Recent research projects include economic analysis of climate change, welfare impacts of biofuel policies, and effects of environmental policies on environmental innovation.

Publications: 

Zhang, Ping, Xunpeng Shi, Yongping Sun, Jingbo Cui, and Shuai Shao, 2019, "Have China’s Provinces Achieved Their Targets of Energy Intensity Reduction? Reassessment based on Nighttime Lighting Data," Energy Policy, 128: 276-283.

Cui, Jingbo, Junjie Zhang, and Yang Zheng, 2018, "Carbon Pricing Induces Innovation: Evidence from China’s Regional Carbon Market Pilots," American Economic Association Papers & Proceedings, 108: 453-437.

Tan, Xiujie, Yu Liu, Jingbo Cui, and Bin Su, 2018, "Assessment of Carbon Leakage through Channels: The Hubei Pilot ETS Perspective," Energy Economics, 74: 535-545.

Cui, Jingbo and Jeremy Martin, 2017, "Impacts of US Biodiesel Mandates on World Vegetable Oil Markets," Energy Economics, 65: 148-160.

Cui, Jingbo, 2017, "Induced Clean Technology Adoption and International Trade with Heterogeneous Firms," Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 26 (8): 924-954.

Cui, Jingbo and Hang Qian, 2017, "The Effect of Exports on Facility Environmental Performance: Evidence from a Matching Approach," Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 26(7): 759-776.

Cui, Jingbo, Harvey Lapan, and GianCarlo Moschini, 2016, "Productivity, Export and Environmental Performance: Air Pollutants in the United States," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 98(2): 447-467.

Moschini, GianCarlo, Jingbo Cui, and Harvey Lapan, 2012, "Economics of Biofuels: An Overview of Policies, Impacts and Prospects," Bio-based and Applied Economics, 1(3): 269-296

Cui, Jingbo, Harvey Lapan, GianCarlo Moschini, and Joseph Cooper, 2011, "Welfare Impacts of Alternative Biofuel and Energy Policies," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 93(5): 1235-1256

Moschini, GianCarlo, Harvey Lapan, Jingbo Cui, and Joseph Cooper, 2010, "Assessing the Welfare Effects of US Biofuel Policies," AgBioForum, 13(4): 370-374

 

Publications (in Chinese)

Cui, Jingbo, Yunlan Yang, and Yongping Sun, 2019, "Welfare Impacts of China Biofuel Policies" (in Chinese), China Economic Quarterly, forthcoming

Shaozhou Qi, Shen Lin, and Jingbo Cui, 2018 "Pollution Cap and Trade Program and Corporate Green Innovation: Evidence from China" (in Chinese), Economics Research Journal, 12: 129-146.

Cui, Jingbo, Xueli Zhang, Ziyin Zhuang, and Yu Chen, "Firm Exports and Innovation: Evidence from Zhongguancun Firm-level Innovation Data" (in Chinese), Management World, forthcoming

 

Working Papers

Yan Zhang, Jingbo Cui, and Chenghao Lu, 2018, "Does Environmental Regulation Affect Firm Exports? Evidence from Wastewater Discharge Standard in China," Working Paper, Revise and Resubmission requested by China Economic Review

Cui, Jingbo, Junjie Zhang, and Yang Zheng, 2018, "China’s ETS Improves Firms’ Competitiveness," Working Paper, ready for submission

Cui, Jingbo, Zhenxuan Wang, and Junjie Zhang, 2018, "Directed Technological Change: Evidence from Cleaner Production Audit in China," Working Paper, ready for submission

Cui, Jingbo and Junjie Zhang, 2018, "Does Environmental Regulation Induce Firm Green Innovation and Enhance Firm Competitiveness? Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in China," Working Paper, ready for submission

Cui, Jingbo and Yang Zheng, 2018, "Shareholdings, Technology Spillover, and Corporate Innovation," Working Paper, ready for submission

Cui, Jingbo and GianCarlo Moschini, 2018, "Firm Structure, Environmental Regulation, and Plant Death," Working Paper, Revise and Resubmission requested by Journal of Environmental Economics and Management

Cui, Jingbo and Xiaogang Li, 2018, "Innovation, Technology Scope and Firm Productivity: Evidence from the US Patent Data," Working Paper, under review

Cui, Jingbo and Ruizhi Ma, 2018, "Stronger Protest or Bigger Bluffing? Quantifying the Impacts of Sino-Japanese Diplomatic Tensions on Trade," Working Paper, Revise and Resubmission requested by Applied Economics Letters

Cui, Jingbo, Jia Xu, and Shaozhou Qi, 2018, "Institutional Holders and Corporate Green Innovation," Working Paper (in Chinese), Revise and Resubmission requested by Economics Research Journal

 

Fund

China National Natural Science Fund (No. 71741013), August 2017 - July 2018.

China National Natural Science Fund (No. 71603191), January 2017 - December 2019.

Startup Research Fund by China Ministry of Education (No 212000130), September 2015 - August 2016.

 

Consulting Service

Project "The Economic Analysis of Additional Biodiesel Use on Global Vegetable Oil Markets," with Union of Concerned Scientists, the United States, September - October, 2013.