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Dr Ying Zhou

Economics and Strategy Group

I joined Aston Business School in October 2011, having spent the previous two years as Research Fellow and Visiting Lecturer at University of Birmingham. My main research interests are in the areas of trade, foreign direct investment (FDI), industrial location, performance and environmental issues. I have teaching experience in a wide range of areas including international trade, development economics, Game theory and Microeconomics.

Position: Research Fellow
Phone: +44(0)121 204 3183
Email: Zhouy8@aston.ac.uk
Room: SW1020C


  • International economics
  • Regional economics
  • Environmental economics 
  • Firm performance
  • Barassi, M. and Zhou, Y.,(2012), "The effect of corruption on FDI: A parametric and non-parametric analysis", European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 28, pp.302-312.
  • Cole, M. A, Elliott, R., Okubo, T. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming) "The determinants of CO2 pollution: A spatial analysis of Japanese manufacturing firms", Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.
  • Elliott, R. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming)."Environmental regulation induced Foreign Direct Investment", Environmental and Resource Economics.
  • Elliott, R. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming) "State-owned enterprises, exporting and productivity in China: A stochastic dominance approach.", World Economy.

 

Publications

  • Barassi, M. and Zhou, Y.,(2012), "The effect of corruption on FDI: A parametric and non-parametric analysis.", European Journal of Political Economy , Vol. 28, pp.302-312.
  • Cole, M. A, Elliott, R., Okubo, T. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming) "The carbon dioxide emissions of firms: A spatial analysis of Japanese manufacturing firms.", Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.
  • Elliott, R. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming)."Environmental regulation induced Foreign Direct Investment", Environmental and Resource Economics.
  • Elliott, R. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming) "State-owned enterprises, exporting and productivity in China: A stochastic dominance approach.", World Economy.

Non-technique Report

  • Driffield, N., Lancheros, S., Temouri, Y. and Zhou, Y., (2012), Columbia FDI Profiles: Inwards FDI in Unitized Kingdom and its policy context, Columbia University, New York.
  • Driffield, N., Lancheros, S., Temouri, Y. and Zhou, Y., (Forthcoming), Columbia FDI Profiles: Outwards FDI in Unitized Kingdom and its policy context, Columbia University, New York.

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