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Dr Chi-Chur Chao

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

GCHE Exempt, Deakin University, 2013
Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Illinois University, 1987
Master of Arts (Economics), National Taiwan Ocean Univ., 1978
Bachelor of Commerce, , 1976

Biography

Dr Chi-Chur Chao is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics in Deakin Business School. Prior to this, he taught economics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong from 1997 to 2013, Oregon State University from 1990 to 1997 and the University of Mississippi from 1987 to 1990.  He also taught business economics at the joint MBA in Finance program for the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Tsinghua University in 2004 for 9 years at Beijing and Shenzhen, China. His research is on the fields of international trade and economic development. He has published two books related to the trade policies of China.

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Research interests

  • International trade
  • Taxation policy

Teaching interests

  • Economics for Managers

Units taught

  • MPE781 - Economics for Managers

Publications

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2020

Urban development, excessive entry of firms and wage inequality in developing countries

H Beladi, C Chao, M Ee, D Hollas

(2020), Vol. 43, pp. 212-238, World economy, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article
2019

Does medical tourism promote economic growth? A cross-country analysis

H Beladi, C Chao, M Ee, D Hollas

(2019), Vol. 58, pp. 121-135, Journal of travel research, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Regional financial efficiency and its non-linear effects on economic growth in China

M Hu, J Zhang, C Chao

(2019), Vol. 59, pp. 193-206, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Foreign aid, human capital acquisition and educated unemployment:fish or fishing

X Liu, H Fan, C Chao, E Yu

(2019), Vol. 64, pp. 1-8, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Trade liberalization, firm entry, and income inequality

C Chao, M Ee, X Nguyen, E Yu

(2019), Vol. 27, pp. 1021-1039, Review of international economics, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article
2018

Do venture capitalists function the same: the evidence from the Chinese newest stock market, ChiNext

H Beladi, C Chao, M Hu

(2018), Vol. 41, pp. 2020-2041, World economy, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Public firms' merger, employment, and welfare in developing countries: a general equilibrium analysis

C Chao, M Ee, L Wang

(2018), Vol. 22, pp. 727-735, Review of Development Economics, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Environmental policy, firm dynamics and wage inequality in developing countries

M Ee, C Chao, X Liu, E Yu

(2018), Vol. 57, pp. 70-85, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Environmental corporate social responsibility, firm dynamics and wage inequality

M Ee, C Chao, L Wang, E Yu

(2018), Vol. 56, pp. 63-74, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Does tax avoidance behavior affect bank loan contracts for Chinese listed firms?

H Beladi, C Chao, M Hu

(2018), Vol. 58, pp. 104-116, International review of financial analysis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2017

Cross-border Travellers and Parallel Trade: Implications for Asian Economies

X Nguyen, C Chao, P Sgro, M Nabin

(2017), Vol. 40, pp. 1531-1546, The world economy, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Foreign buyers and housing price dynamics

M Tai, S Hu, C Chao, V Wang

(2017), Vol. 52, pp. 368-379, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

The impact of CEO power on corporate capital structure: new evidence from dynamic panel threshold analysis

C Chao, M Hu, Q Munir, T Li

(2017), Vol. 51, pp. 107-120, International Review of Economics and Finance, United Kingdom, C1

journal article

Agricultural R&D, policies, (in)determinacy, and growth

C Lai, S Hu, V Wang, C Chao

(2017), Vol. 51, pp. 328-341, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Real determinants of stock split announcements

M Hu, C Chao, C Malone, M Young

(2017), Vol. 51, pp. 574-598, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Is population growth bad for the environment?

X Liu, T Levy, C Chao, M Zhang

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1-14, B.E. journal of economic analysis and policy, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article
2016

Wage inequality and welfare in developing countries: privatization and reforms in the short and long run

C Chao, M Nabin, X Nguyen, P Sgro

(2016), Vol. 42, pp. 474-483, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

The Christmas effect-special dividend announcements

H Beladi, C Chao, M Hu

(2016), Vol. 43, pp. 15-30, International review of financial analysis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Another explanation of the mutual fund fee puzzle

M Hu, C Chao, J Lim

(2016), Vol. 42, pp. 134-152, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Environmental migration and capital mobility

C Chao, M Ee, J Laffargue, E Yu

(2016), Vol. 42, pp. 430-441, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

State-owned enterprises, competition and product quality

Munirul Nabin, P Sgro, X Nguyen, C Chao

(2016), Vol. 43, pp. 200-209, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Actual intervention and verbal intervention in the Chinese RMB exchange rate

M Hu, Y Li, J Yang, C Chao

(2016), Vol. 143, pp. 499-508, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Another January effect-evidence from stock split announcements

H Beladi, C Chao, M Hu

(2016), Vol. 44, pp. 123-138, International review of financial analysis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

A macro-analysis of financial decisions : an examination of special dividend announcements

H Beladi, C Chao, M Hu

(2016), Vol. 48, pp. 162-181, International review of financial analysis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2015

Housing Markets with Foreign Buyers

C Chao, E Yu

(2015), Vol. 50, pp. 207-218, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, C1

journal article

Medical tourism and health worker migration in developing countries

H Beladi, C-C Chao, M Ee, D Hollas

(2015), Vol. 46, pp. 391-396, Economic Modelling, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Migration and the environment : policy reform in a polluted open economy

C-C Chao, J-P Laffargue, X Liu, P Sgro, Y Xiao

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 48-62, World economy, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Pollution, health and economic growth

M-Y Tai, C-C Chao, S-W Hu

(2015), Vol. 32, pp. 155-161, North American journal of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Environmental Impacts of Tariff and Tax Reforms Under Origin and Destination Principles

C Chao, E Yu

(2015), Vol. 20, pp. 310-322, Pacific Economic Review, C1

journal article
2014

Trade-related investment measures: theory and applications

C-C Chao, E Yu

(2014), London, Eng., A1

book

Monetary policy and price dynamics in a commodity futures market

M Tai, C Chao, S Hu, C Lai, V Wang

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 372-379, International Review of Economics and Finance, C1

journal article

Capital and consumption tax reforms in a small open economy

C Chao, E Yu

(2014), Vol. 22, pp. 1-12, Review of International Economics, C1

journal article

Minimum Wage and Capital Taxes

C Chao, E Yu

(2014), Vol. 18, pp. 195-202, Review of Development Economics, C1

journal article

Stock prices, foreign reserves and regime collapse

C Chao, L Chen, S Hu, C Huang, V Wang

(2014), Vol. 21, pp. 207-225, Asia-Pacific journal of accounting & economics, Abingdon, England, C1

journal article

Strategic quality competition, mixed oligopoly and privatization

M Nabin, X Nguyen, P Sgro, C Chao

(2014), Vol. 34, pp. 142-150, International review of economics & finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Foreign aid, leisure-effort choice, and economic growth

X Liu, X Zhang, C-C Chao

(2014), Vol. 43, pp. 435-438, Economic Modelling, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Tariff and Consumption Tax Reforms in a Developing Tourism Economy

H Beladi, C-C Chao, J-P Laffargue

(2014), Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, C1

journal article
2013

Tariff-tax reform and exchange rate dynamics in a monetary economy

C Chao, S Hu, C Lai, M Tai, V Wang

(2013), Vol. 24, pp. 63-73, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, C1

journal article

Congestion and Optimal Immigration Policy

C Chao, B Hazari, J Laffargue

(2013), Vol. 17, pp. 88-104, Review of Development Economics, C1

journal article

Devaluation, pass-through and foreign reserves dynamics in a tourism economy

C Chao, L Lu, C Lai, S Hu, V Wang

(2013), Vol. 30, pp. 456-461, Economic Modelling, C1

journal article

How growing asset inequality affects developing economies

H Beladi, C Chao, D Hollas

(2013), Vol. 68, pp. 43-51, Journal of Economics and Business, C1

journal article

Does globalization weaken labor unions in developing countries?

H Beladi, C Chao, D Hollas

(2013), Vol. 22, pp. 562-571, Journal of international trade and economic development, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal article
2012

Environmental control, wage inequality and national welfare in a tourism economy

C Chao, J Laffargue, P Sgro

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 201-207, International journal of economics and finance, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal article

Tariff and environmental policies with product standards

C Chao, J Laffargue, P Sgro

(2012), Vol. 45, pp. 978-995, Canadian Journal of Economics, C1

journal article

Price dynamics, foreign exchange and anticipated shocks in a tourism economy

C Chao, S Hu, L Lu

(2012), Vol. 17, pp. 355-365, Pacific Economic Review, C1

journal article

Foreign aid, government spending, and the environment

C Chao, S Hu, C Lai, M Tai

(2012), Vol. 16, pp. 62-71, Review of development economics, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Environmental control, wage inequality and national welfare in a tourism economy

C Chao, J Laffargue, P Sgro

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 201-207, International Review of Economics and Finance, A6

research report/technical paper
2011

Unionization and the environment: a general equilibrium approach

C Chao, E Yu

(2011), pp. 172-182, Positive and normative analysis in international economics: essays in honour of Hiroshi Ohta, London, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

The Chinese saving puzzle and the life-cycle hypothesis: a revaluation

C Chao, J Laffargue, E Yu

(2011), Vol. 22, pp. 108-120, China economic review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Monetary policy announcements and stock price dynamics in a small open economy

C Chao, S Hu, M Tai, V Wang

(2011), Vol. 20, pp. 520-531, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Fair wages, urban unemployment and welfare in a developing economy

H Beladi, C Chao, D Hollas

(2011), Vol. 31, pp. 273-285, Economics bulletin, [Nashville, Tenn.], C1-1

journal article
2010

Foreign aid, wage inequality and welfare for a small open economy with tourism

C Chao, J Laffargue, P Sgro

(2010), Vol. 18, pp. 454-464, Review of international economics, Oxford, England, C1

journal article

Downsizing, wage inequality and welfare in a developing economy

H Beladi, C Chao

(2010), Vol. 64, pp. 224-228, Research in economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Quotas, spillovers, and the transfer paradox in an economy with tourism

C Chao, B Hazari, E Yu

(2010), Vol. 18, pp. 243-249, Review of international economics, Chichester, England, C1-1

journal article
2009

A dynamic model of tourism, employment and welfare: the case of Hong Kong

C Chao, B Hazari, J Laffargue, S Yu

(2009), Vol. 14, pp. 232-245, Pacific economic review, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal article

Government budget, public-sector wages and capital taxes in a small open economy: a Hong Kong case

C Chao, E Yu, W Yu

(2009), Vol. 20, pp. 54-64, China economic review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Tourism and the environment

H Beladi, C Chao, B Hazari, J Laffargue

(2009), Vol. 31, pp. 39-49, Resource and energy economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2008

Tourism, jobs, capital accumulation and the economy : a dynamic analysis

C Chao, B Hazari, J Laffargue, P Sgro, E Yu

(2008), pp. 105-123, Tourism and sustainable economic development, Northampton, Mass., B1

book chapter

Environmental regulations for a small open economy with tourism

C Chao, B Hazari, J Laffargue, E Yu

(2008), Vol. 5, pp. 269-284, Frontiers of economics and globalization, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Public inputs, urban development, and welfare in a developing economy

C Chao, J Laffargue, E Yu

(2008), Vol. 4, pp. 297-314, Frontiers of economics and globalization, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2007

Trade liberalization, foreign ownership, and the environment in a small open economy

C-C Chao, E Yu

(2007), Vol. 16, pp. 471-477, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2006

Tourism, Dutch disease and welfare in an open dynamic economy

C Chao, B Hazari, J Laffargue, P Sgro, E Yu

(2006), Vol. 57, pp. 501-515, Japanese Economic Review, C1

journal article

Partial privatization, foreign competition, and optimum tariff

C Chao, E Yu

(2006), Vol. 14, pp. 87-92, Review of international economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Mixed ownership, unemployment, and welfare for a developing economy

H Beladi, C Chao

(2006), Vol. 10, pp. 604-611, Review of development economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Environmental policy, comparative advantage, and welfare for a developing economy

H Beladi, C Chao

(2006), Vol. 11, pp. 559-568, Environment and development economics, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Does privatization improve the environment?

H Beladi, C Chao

(2006), Vol. 93, pp. 343-347, Economics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

China's import duty drawback and VAT rebate policies: a general equilibrium analysis

C Chao, E Yu, W Yu

(2006), Vol. 17, pp. 432-448, China economic review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2005

Tourism and economic development in a cash-in-advance economy

C Chao, B Hazari, P Sgro

(2005), Vol. 19, pp. 365-373, Research in International Business and Finance, C1

journal article
2004

Tourism, globalization, social externalities, and domestic welfare

C Chao, B Hazari, P Sgro

(2004), Vol. 18, pp. 141-149, Research in International Business and Finance, C1

journal article

The impact of export share requirements under production uncertainty

C Ingene, E Yu, C Chao

(2004), Vol. 13, pp. 201-215, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Government revenue, private welfare, and tax reform in a small open economy

C Chao, B Hazari, P Sgro

(2004), pp. 162-167, Proceedings of The Global Business and Finance Research Conference, London, Finance Forum, July 2004, London, England, E1

conference
2003

Jobs, production linkages, and the environment

C-C Chao, E Yu

(2003), Vol. 79, pp. 113-122, Journal of economics, Vienna, Austria, C1-1

journal article

The role of export subsidies in balance-of-payment crises

H Beladi, C-C Chao

(2003), Vol. 19, pp. 875-884, European journal of political economy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Export-performance requirements, foreign investment quotas, and welfare in a small dynamic economy

C-C Chao, E Yu

(2003), Vol. 72, pp. 387-400, Journal of development economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2002

On property tax coordination

C Chao, E Yu

(2002), Vol. 25, pp. 67-79, Journal of real estate finance and economics, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Trade similarities and contagion among the Asian crisis economies

K Chan, C Chao, W Chou

(2002), Vol. 13, pp. 271-283, Journal of Asian economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Immigration and welfare for the host economy with imperfect competition

C Chao, E Yu

(2002), Vol. 42, pp. 327-338, Journal of regional science, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Public sector pricing, capital mobility and national income: a two-sector general-equilibrium analysis

C Chao, E Yu

(2002), Vol. 7, pp. 555-571, Pacific economic review, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Domestic equity control, capital accumulation and welfare: theory and China's evidence

C Chao, W Chou, E Yu

(2002), Vol. 25, pp. 1115-1127, World economy, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2001

Import quotas, tied aid, capital accumulation, and welfare

C Chao, E Yu

(2001), Vol. 34, pp. 661-676, Canadian journal of economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Non-traded goods and optimal trade policy in a cash-in-advance economy

C Chao, C Yip

(2001), Vol. 10, pp. 23-37, Journal of international trade and economic development, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Export duty rebates and export performance: theory and China's experience

C Chao, W Chou, E Yu

(2001), Vol. 29, pp. 314-326, Journal of comparative economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Are currency devaluations effective? A panel unit root test

W Chou, C Chao

(2001), Vol. 72, pp. 19-25, Economics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Financial linkages among the Asian crisis economies

K Chan, C Chao, W Chou

(2001), Vol. 24, pp. 977-988, World economy, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2000

Domestic equity controls of multinational enterprises

C Chao, E Yu

(2000), Vol. 68, pp. 321-330, Manchester school, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Environmental preservation, sectoral unemployment, and trade in resources

C Chao, J Kerkvliet, E Yu

(2000), Vol. 4, pp. 39-50, Review of development economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Urban unemployment, rural labor monopsony, and optimal policies

H Beladi, C Chao

(2000), Vol. 12, pp. 1-9, Japan and the world economy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Urban unemployment and optimal trade policy in a cash-in-advance economy

C-C Chao, C Yip

(2000), Vol. 71, pp. 59-77, Journal of economics, Vienna, Austria, C1-1

journal article

TRIMs, environmental taxes, and foreign investment

C Chao, E Yu

(2000), Vol. 33, pp. 799-817, Canadian journal of economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article
1999

Foreign investment and environmental regulations in LDCs

H Beladi, C-C Chao, R Frasca

(1999), Vol. 21, pp. 191-199, Resource and energy economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Shadow prices and trade restrictions in a monetary economy

C-C Chao, E Yu

(1999), Vol. 21, pp. 755-764, Journal of macroeconomics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Foreign aid, the environment, and welfare

C-C Chao, E Yu

(1999), Vol. 59, pp. 553-564, Journal of development economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Profit-sharing and international capital mobility in developing countries

C-C Chao, E Yu

(1999), Vol. 7, pp. 744-752, Review of international economics, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article
1998

Optimal pollution and foreign-investment taxes in a small open economy

C Chao, E Yu

(1998), Vol. 7, pp. 71-85, Journal of international trade and economic development, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal article

On investment measures and trade

E Yu, C Chao

(1998), Vol. 21, pp. 549-561, World economy, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Export-share requirements, trade balances and welfare: a two-period analysis

C Chao, E Yu

(1998), Vol. 56, pp. 217-228, Journal of development economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
1997

Trade liberalization in oligopolistic competition with unemployment: a general equilibrium analysis

C Chao, E Yu

(1997), Vol. 30, pp. 479-496, Canadian journal of economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Foreign-investment tax and tariff policies in developing countries

C Chao, E Yu

(1997), Vol. 5, pp. 47-62, Review of international economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article
1996

Fiscal spending and national income with imperfect competition

C-C Chao, E Yu

(1996), Vol. 64, pp. 405-420, Manchester school, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Are wholly foreign-owned enterprises better than joint ventures?

C-C Chao, E Yu

(1996), Vol. 40, pp. 225-237, Journal of international economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Product differentiation, voluntary export restraints, and profits

C Chao, E Yu

(1996), Vol. 17, pp. 103-110, Managerial and decision economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Urban employment and foreign investment: the quota case

C Chao, E Yu

(1996), Vol. 10, pp. 1-18, International Economic Journal, London, England, C1-1

journal article
1995

International capital mobility, urban unemployment and welfare

C Chao, E Yu

(1995), Vol. 62, pp. 486-492, Southern economic journal, Chattanooga, Tenn., C1-1

journal article

The shadow price of foreign exchange in a dual economy

C Chao, E Yu

(1995), Vol. 46, pp. 195-202, Journal of development economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
1994

Foreign capital inflows and welfare in an economy with imperfect competition

C Chao, E Yu

(1994), Vol. 45, pp. 141-154, Journal of development economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Export-share requirements and welfare in less developed countries: a three-sector general equilibrium analysis

C Chao, E Yu

(1994), Vol. 3, pp. 33-50, Journal of international trade and economic development, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Urban growth, externality and welfare

C Chao, E Yu

(1994), Vol. 24, pp. 565-576, Regional science and urban economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2019

Trang Tran

Thesis entitled: Country-of-origin and Acculturation: Impact on migrant's consumption

Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Marketing