Leveraging Political Incentives for Environmental Regulation (with Guojun He, Shaoda Wang). The Quarterly Journal of Economics, R&R.
Expressways, GDP, and the Environment: A Case of China (with Guojun He, Yang Xie). Journal of Development Economics, R&R.
Projection bias in decision-making: Daily air pollution and willingness to pay for better air quality (with He Jie). Environmental and Resource Economics, R&R.
Environmental Regulation, Compliance Strategies and Productivity: Evidence from China (with Mengdi Liu)
Who Bears the Costs of "Blue Sky": The Impact of Environmental Regulation on Labor Demand in China (with Mengdi LIU)
Is Private Provision of Public Services more Effective？A Study of Sewage Treatment Plants in Jiangsu Province (with Yaru Tang, Mengdi Liu)
Do state-owned enterprises undertake more social responsibilities? An empirical analysis of pollution control (with Qi Wang)
Go Away from Beijing: The Leakage of Industrial Emission in China (with Mattew Khan, Daxuan Zhao).
Transparency and Environmental Performance (with Sarah Anderson, Mark Buntaine).
PEER REVIEWED PAPERS
Meng Tu, Bing ZHANG, Jianhua Xu, Fangwen Lu, Mass Media, Information and Demand for Environmental Quality: Evidence from “Under the Dome” , Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming.
Bing ZHANG，Huanxiu GUO*, Xiaolan CHEN. Does central supervision enhance local environmental regulation? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from China's Environmental Federalism. Journal of Public Economics, 2018, 164 : 70-90.
Junxiu SUN, Haitao Yin, Bing Zhang*, Money Talks: The Environmental Impact of China's Green Credit Policy, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2019, 38(3): 653-680.
Sarah Anderson, Mark T. Buntaine, Mengdi Liu and Bing Zhang. Non-Governmental Monitoring of Local Governments Increases Compliance with Central Mandates: A National-Scale Field Experiment in China, American Journal of Political Science, 2019, 63(3): 626-643.
Pan HE, Bing ZHANG*. Environmental tax, polluting firms' strategies and effectiveness: Evidence from China. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2018, 37(3) : 493-520.
Mengdi Liu, Ron Shadbegian, Bing ZHANG*, Environmental regulation, pollution reduction and labor demand: Evidence from textile printing and dyeing industry in China, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2017, 86 : 277-294.
Chunhua WANG, JunJie WU, Bing ZHANG*, Environmental Regulation, Emissions and Productivity: Evidence from Chinese COD-emitting Manufacturers, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018, 92: 63-74.
Mengdi LIU, Bing ZHANG, Qiang GENG. Environmental regulation, pollution control strategies and labor demand in China. Journal of Regulatory Economics, 53(3): 298-326.
Deborah Seligsohn, Mengdi LIU, Bing ZHANG, The Sound of One Hand Clapping: The impact of environmental transparency in an autocratic regime, Environmental Politics, 2018, 27(5) : 804-829.
Jing Yang, Bing ZHANG*, Air pollution and healthcare expenditure: Implication for the benefit of air pollution control in China, Environment International, 2018, 120 :443-455.
Jing Yang, Huanxiu Guo, Beibei Liu, Rui Shi, Bing Zhang*, Weili Ye. Environmental Regulation and the Pollution Haven Hypothesis: Do Environmental Regulation Measures Matter? Journal of Cleaner Production, 2018, 202: 993-1000.
Bing Zhang, Kaihong Fang, Kenneth A. Baerenklau. Have Chinese Water Pricing Reforms Reduced Residential Water Demand? Water Resource Research, 2017, 53(6): 5057-5069.
Cai Beiming, Bing Zhang*, Worse than imaged: unidentified virtual water flows in China, Journal of Environmental Management, 2017, 196 :681-691.
Haoyi Wu, Huanxiu Guo; Bing Zhang*, Maoliang Bu. Westward Movement of New Polluting Firms in China: Pollution Reduction Mandates and Location Choice, Journal of Comparative Economics, 2017, 45(1): 119-138.
Feng Wang, Beibei Liu, Bing Zhang, Embodied environmental damage in interregional trade: A MRIO-based assessment within China, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017 140: 1236-1246..
Hui Zhang, Libin Cao, Bing Zhang*, Emissions trading and technology adoption: An adaptive agent-based analysis of thermal power plants in China, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 2017, 121 : 23-32.
Wang Feng, Cai Beiming, Bing Zhang*. A Bite of China: Food consumption and carbon emission from 1992-2007, China Economic Review, 2016 (Accepted, in press)
Maoliang BU, Jinde Lin, Bing Zhang*, Globalization and Climate Change: New Empirical Panel Data Evidence, Journal of Economic Surveys, 2016, 30: 577-595…
Bing Zhang, Hanxun FEI, Pan He, Yuan XU et al. The indecisive role of the market in China’s SO2 and COD emissions trading, Environmental Politics, 2016, 25(5) : 875-898.
Bing Zhang, Yongjing ZHANG, Beibei LIU. Regulatory uncertainty and corporate pollution control strategies: An empirical study of the “Pay for Permit” policy in the Tai Lake Basin, Environment & Planning C: Government & Policy, 2015, 33 : 118-135.
Feng Wang, Bing Zhang*, Distributional incidence of green electricity price subsidies in China, Energy Policy, 2016, 88: 27–38.
Xiuru Zhou, Weili Ye, Bing Zhang*, Introducing non-point source transferable quotas in nitrogen trading: The effects of transaction costs and uncertainty, Journal of Environmental Management, 2016, 168: 252-259.
Hui Zhang, Bing Zhang*, Jun Bi, More efforts, more benefits: Air pollutant control of coal-fired power plants in China, Energy, 2015, 80: 1-9.
Oran R. Young, Dan Guttman, Ye Qi, Kris Bachus, David Belis, Hongguang Cheng, Alvin Lin, Jeremy Schreifels, Sarah Van Eynde, Yahua Wang, Liang Wu, Yilong Yan, An Yu, Durwood Zaelke, Bing Zhang, Shiqiu Zhang, Xiaofan Zhao, Xufeng Zhu . Institutionalized governance processes Comparing environmental problem solving in China and the United States. Global Environmental Change, 2015, 31:163-173.
Bing Zhang, Hui Zhang, Jun Bi, Policy Interactions and Underperforming Emission Trading Markets in China, Environmental Science & Technology, 2013, 47(13): 7077–7084.
Beiming Cai, Bing Zhang*, Jun Bi, Wenjing Zhang, Energy’s thirst for water in China, Environmental science & technology 48(20): 11760-11768.
Yuanchun Zhou, Bing Zhang*, Haikun Wang, Jun Bi, Drops of Energy: Conserving Urban Water to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Environmental Science & Technology, 47 (19): 10753–10761.
Bing Zhang, Elizabeth Wilson, Jun BI*. Controlling Air Pollution from Coal Power Plants in China: Incremental Change or a Great Leap Forward. Environmental Science & Technology, 2011, 45 (24), 10294–10295.
Bing Zhang, Qinqin YU, Jun Bi*. Policy design and performance of emissions trading markets: an adaptive agent-based analysis, Environmental Science & Technology, 2010, 44, 5693–5699.
Zengyin Zhu, Ke Wang, Bing Zhang*, Applying a network data envelopment analysis model to quantify the eco-efficiency of products: a case study of pesticides, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2014, 69: 67-73.
Jun Bi, Oran R. Young, Robert Costanza, Lingxuan Liu, Roger Kasperson, Ye Qi, Daniel Guttman, Kejun Jiang, Daniel Mazmanian, Shiqiu Zhang, Junjie Zhang, Gail Osherenko, Robert Percival, Bing Zhang, Haikun Wang, Pan He, Miaomiao Liu，Same dream, different beds: Can America and China take effective steps to solve the climate problem? GlobalEnvironmental Change, 2014.
Yongliang Zhang, Yueying Wu, Hai Yu, Zhanfeng Dong, Bing Zhang*. Trade-offs in designing water pollution trading policy with multiple objectives: A case study in the Tai Lake Basin, China. Environmental Science & Policy, 2013, 33: 295-307.
Beibei LIU, Qi Wei, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI. Life cycle GHG emissions of sewage sludge treatment and disposal options in Tai Lake Watershed, China. Science of the Total Environment, 2013,447:361-369.
Bing Zhang, Yan Shuchong, Jun BI*. Enterprises' willingness to adopt/develop cleaner production technologies: An empirical study in Changshu, China. Journal of Cleaner Production, 2013, 40 : 62-70.
Yuanchun ZHOU, Yueying WU, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI. Understanding the Price Dynamics in the Jiangsu SO2 Emissions Trading Program in China: A Multiple Periods Analysis, Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 2013,18: 285–297.
Bing Zhang, Hen Liu, Jun BI*. Equity-based optimization of regional water pollutant discharge amount allocation: A case study in Tai Lake Basin, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 2012, 55(7) : 885-900.
Beibei LIU, Chen CHEN, Bing Zhang* et al. Fuel use pattern and determinants of taxi drivers' fuel choice in Nanjing, China, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2012, 60-66.
Beibei LIU, Pan HE, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI. Impacts of alternative allowance allocation methods under a cap-and-trade program in power sector, Energy Policy, 2012, 47 : 405-415.
Lingxuan Liu, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI. Reforming China's multi-level environmental governance: Lessons from the 11th Five-Year Plan, Environmental Science & Policy, 2012, 21 : 106-111.
Beibei LIU, Feng WANG, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI. Energy balance and GHG emissions of cassava-based fuel ethanol using different planting modes in China. Energy Policy, 56 : 210-220.
Lingxuan Liu, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI. The greenhouse gas mitigation of industrial parks in China: A case study of Suzhou Industrial Park, Energy Policy, 2012, 46 : 301-307.
Bing Zhang, Yan YANG, Jun BI*, Tracking the implementation of green credit policy in China: top-down perspective and bottom-up reform, Journal of Environmental Management, 2011, 92 : 1321-1327.
Yuanchun ZHOU, Bing Zhang*, Ji ZOU, Jun BI, Joint R&D in low-carbon technology development in China: A case study of the wind-turbine manufacturing industry, Energy Policy, 2012, 46 : 100-108.
Yongliang ZHANG, Bing Zhang*, Jun BI*. Modeling the impact of uncertainty in emissions trading markets with bankable permits, Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering, 7(2): 231-241.
Bing Zhang, Yongliang ZHANG, Jun BI*. An Adaptive Agent-based modeling approach for analyzing the influence of transaction costs on emissions trading markets, Environmental Modelling & Software, 2011, 26 : 482-491.
Bing Zhang, Jun Bi* et al. Drivers and barriers to engage enterprises in environmental management initiatives in Suzhou Industrial Park, China: Dose size matter? Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering in China, 2009, 3(2): 210-220.
Bing Zhang, Jun Bi* et al. Eco-efficiency evaluation of industrial system in China: a data envelopment analysis approach. Ecological Economics, 2008, 68(1-2): 306-316.
Bing Zhang, Jun Bi* et al. Why do firms engage in environmental management? An empirical study in China. Journal of Cleaner Production, 2008, 16: 1036-1045.