Presentation of Research Papers

Working Papers

“An Empirical Equilibrium Model of Formal and Informal Credit Markets in Developing Countries” (PDF), October 2019

  • 2018 International Association for Applied Econometrics, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) and the Université de Montréal (UdeM), Montreal, Canada, June 26, 2018, by FW

  • STATA Texas Empirical Microeconomics Conference, Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Dallas, TX, October 30, 2015, by FW

  • Vancouver School of Economics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, February 27, 2015, by FW

  • Centro de Investigacion Economica, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, February 24, 2018, by FW

  • Department of Economics, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, UK, January 23rd, 2015, by FW

  • Department of Economics, University College London, London, UK, January 21, 2015, by FW

  • Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Richmond, VA, January 12, 2015, by FW

“You are What Your Parents Think: Height and Local Reference Points” (PDF), September 2019, Fan Wang, Esteban Puentes, Jere R. Behrman, and Flavio Cunha

“Estimating the Effects of Educational System Contraction: The Case of China’s Rural School Closure Initiative” (PDF), April 2018, Revision Requested, Emily Hannum, Xiaoying Liu, and Fan Wang

  • 2019 Annual Meeting of Population Association of America, Population Association of America, Austin TX, April 13, 2019, by FW

  • China Meeting of Econometrics Society, School of Economics, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, June 15, 2018, by FW

  • Center on Contemporary China at Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, April 16, 2018, by Emily Hannum

  • 2018 Annual Conference of Comparative and International Education Society, Comparative and International Education Society, Mexico City, Mexico, March 26, 2018, by Emily Hannum

  • 2017 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society, Department of Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Hong Kong, June 5th, 2017, by FW

  • 8th International Symposium on Human Capital and Labor Markets, China Center for Human Capital and Labor Market Research, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China, December 10, 2016, by FW

Research in Progress

“A Choice Amongst Many: Household Borrowing in a Setting with Multiple Providers”, February 2019, Robert M. Townsend, and Fan Wang

“Height Growth Paths and Optimal Nutritional Subsidies”, February 2019, Jere R. Behrman, Flavio Cunha, Esteban Puentes, and Fan Wang

“Investments in the Human Capital of Children in Village Economies”, June 2017, Flavio Cunha, Robert M. Townsend, and Fan Wang

“Catch-up effects in Health Outcomes-Linear and Quantile Regression Estimates from Four Countries”, May 2017, with Jere R. Behrman, Andreas Georgiadis, Subha Mani, and Fan Wang


Early life height and weight production functions with endogenous energy and protein inputs”, September 2016, 65-81, Economics & Human Biology, 22, Esteban Puentes, Fan Wang, Jere R. Behrman, Flavio Cunha, John Hoddinott, John A. Maluccio, Linda S. Adair, Judith Borja and Reynaldo Martorell