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Song Yuan

Contact details

Phone: +44(0) 7471008720
Email: S dot Yuan dot 2 at warwick dot ac dot uk
Room: S0.56
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Research Interests

  • Development Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Economic History


  • James Fenske
  • Sharun Mukand

Working Paper

Private Returns to Bureaucratic Appointment: Evidence from Financial Disclosures, with Amit Chaudhary (Job Market Paper)

Malaria and Chinese Economic Activities in Africa, with Matteo Cervellati, Elena Esposito and Uwe Sunde (conditionally accepted, Journal of Development Economics)

Demographic Shocks and Women's Labor Market Participation: Evidence from the 1918 Influenza Pandemic in India, with James Fenske and Bishnupriya Gupta (revise & resubmit, Journal of Economic History)
Non-technical summary: CAGE, Ideas for India

Culture Origins of Family Firms, with Jian Xie (New draft in preparation)

Working in Progress

Natural Disasters and Political Turnover in China, with Xian Xu


EC226 Econometrics 1
EC121 Mathematical Techniques A
EC205 Development Economics (Macroeconomics)
EC233 Development Economics (Microeconomics)