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Jinhua Zhao

Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley

Joint Appointment (Secondary) in Department of Agriculture, Food and Resource Economics, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Address: 205A Old Botany
Tel: 517.353.9935
Fax: 517.432.1068
E-mail: jzhao@msu.edu
Web: https://sites.google.com/view/jinhuazhao

Curriculum Vitae

  • Environmental and resource economics
  • Real options
  • Global climate change
  • Energy economics
  • Technology adoption
  • International environmental agreements
  • Kling, Catherine, John List and Jinhua Zhao, The WTP/WTA Disparity: Have We Been Observing Dynamic Values But Interpreting Them as Static, Economic Inquiry, 2010, forthcoming.
  • Zhao, Jinhua and Catherine Kling, Welfare Measures When Consumers Can Learn: A Unifying Theory, Economic Journal, v 119 (540), October 2009, 1560-1585.
  • Bose, Subir and Jinhua Zhao, Optimal Use of Correlated Information in Mechanism Design When Full Surplus Extraction May Be Impossible, Journal of Economic Theory, v 135, 2007, 357-381
  • Zhao, Jinhua, Irreversible Abatement Investment under Cost Uncertainties: Tradable Emission Permits and Emissions Charges, Journal of Public Economics, v 87, December 2003, 2765-2789
  • Karp, Larry, Sandeep Sacheti and Jinhua Zhao, Common Ground Between Free-Traders and Environmentalists, International Economic Review, v 42, n 3, August 2001, 617-647

Please see the faculty member's web site for a copy of the paper in pdf format.

  • Song, Feng, Jinhua Zhao and Scott Swinton, Switching to Perennial Energy Crops under Uncertainty and Costly Irreversibility, 2010
  • Karp, Larry and Jinhua Zhao, A Proposal to Reform the Kyoto Protocol: the Role of Escape Clauses and Farsight, 2009
  • Wang, Min, Jinhua Zhao, and Joydeep Bhattacharya, Health and Precautionary Savings in the Pollution-Growth Nexus, 2010
  • Wang, Min and Jinhua Zhao, The `Green Paradox' Revisited: the Role of Capacity Constraints and Imperfect Competition, 2010
  • Rausser, Gordon, Leo Simon and Jinhua Zhao, Rational Exaggeration in Information Aggregation Games, 2009

Please see the faculty member's web site for a copy of the paper in pdf format.

Michigan State University Department of Economics