Prof. Alyson C. Ma
University of San Diego, USA
Ph.D., Economics, University of
California, Davis, USA
M.S., Agricultural Resource Economics,
Oregon State University, USA
B.A., Double Major in Economics and
International Relations, Boston University, USA
"Liability of Foreignness: Product
Distance, Institutional Distance and FDI” (with Ryan Ratcliff), International
Journal of Economics and Business, 27:1, 93-110, DOI: 10.1080/13571516.2019.1651152.
"The Impact of Patient-Provider
Race/Ethnicity Concordance on Provider Visits: Evidence from the Medical
Expenditure Panel Survey” (with Alison Sanchez and Mindy Ma), Journal of Racial
and Ethnic Health Disparities, 6(5), 2019: 1011-1020.
"Which way is up? Orientation and residential property
values" (with Andrew Narwold), forthcoming Journal of Sustainable Real
"Tariff and Exchange Rate
Pass-Through for Chinese Exports: A Firm-Level Analysis Across Customs
Regimes,” (with Florence Bouvet and Ari Van Assche), China Economic Review, 46,
"Global Value Chains and
Trade-Income Relationship: Implications for the Recent Trade Slowdown,” (with
Bryon Ganges and Ari Van Assche), eds. Bernard Hoekman, The Global Trade
Slowdown: A New Normal? Vox, CEPR, 2015: 111-126.
"Spatial Linkages and Export
Processing Location in China,” (with Ari Van Assche), The World Economy, 2015:
"Racial/Ethnic Differences in
Knowledge of Personal and Target Levels of Cardiovascular Health Indicators,”
(with Mindy Ma), Journal of Community Health, 2015: 1-7.
"Global Value Chains and Trade
Elasticities,” (with Byron Ganges and Ari Van Assche), Economic Letters,
124(3), 2014: 482-486.
"Vertical Specialization, Tariff
Shirking and Trade,” (with Ari Van Assche), eds. Benno Ferrarini and David
Hummels, Asia and Global Production Networks, Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc. Massachusetts,
Nov. 2014: 148-179.
"Is East Asia’s Economic Fate
Chained to the West?” (with Ari Van Assche) Transnational Corporations Review,
5(3), 2013: 1-17.
"Outsourcing and Productivity:
Evidence from Korean Data,” (with Songhua Lin) Journal of Asian Economics,
23(1), 2012: 39-49.
"Wage Disparities in China: an
Analysis by Firm Types,” (with Florence Bouvet), Journal of Chinese Economic
and Business Studies, 9(3), 2011: 263 - 282.
"China’s Exports in a World of
Increasing Oil Prices” (with Byron Ganges and Ari Van Assche), Multinational
Business Review, 19(2), 2011: 133 – 151.
"China’s Role in Global Production
Networks” (with Ari Van Assche), Global Value Chains: Impacts and Implications,
eds. Aaron Sydor, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada - Trade Policy
Research, Oct. 2011: 127-156.
“Global Production Networks in the
Post-Crisis Era” (with Ari Van Assche), in M. Haddad and B. Shepherd (eds.),
Managing Openness: Outward-Oriented Growth Strategies after the Crisis, World
Bank, Washington, D.C., Mar. 2011: 275-284.
“Market Structure and Pricing Strategy
of China’s Automobile Industry” (with Haiyan Deng), Journal of Industrial
Economics, 58(4), 2010: 818-845.
“Please Pass the Catch-up: The Relative
Performance of Chinese and Foreign Firms in Chinese Exports, 1997-2005” (with
Bruce Blonigen), China's Growing Role in World Trade, eds. Robert Feenstra and
Shang-Jin Wei, University of Chicago Press, Mar. 2010: 475-512.
“Global Production Networks and China’s
Processing Trade,” (with Ari Van Assche and Chang Hong), Journal of Asian Economics,
20(6), 2009: 640-654.
“The Effects of U.S.-China Trade on
Employment and Wages in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region,” (with Rossitza
Wooster), Contemporary Economic Policy, 27(3), 2009: 335-348.
“Geographical Location of Foreign
Direct Investment and Wage Inequality in China,” The World Economy, 29(8),
“On the Choice of In-House Production
versus Outsourcing by Multinationals,” Journal of International Trade &
Economic Development, 15(2), 2006: 231-254. “Export Spillovers to Chinese
Firms: Evidence from Provincial Data,” Journal of Chinese Economic and Business
Studies, 4(2), 2006: 127-149.