Empowered Young Women: Trade Liberalization and Women’s Family Decisions in China
Difei Ouyang, Weidi Yuan, Yuan Zi, Mar 08,
How do women’s marriage and fertility decisions respond to trade liberalization? This column finds that Chinese prefectures more exposed to the US granting of permanent normal trade relations to China have experienced a relative increase in the fraction of unmarried young women and young women without children.
Bond for Employment: Evidence from China
Yi Huang, Shu Lin, Haichun Ye, Feb 15,
Using the unique institutional feature of government regulations in China, we provide robust evidence that firms with a larger employment size have significantly better access to bond credit.
Internationalizing Like China
Chris Clayton, Amanda Dos Santos, Matteo Maggiori, Jesse Schreger, Feb 08,
China’s strategy for internationalizing the renminbi involves controlling the access of foreign investors to the domestic bond market.
BigTech Credit and Monetary Policy Transmission
Yiping Huang, Xiang Li, Han Qiu, Changhua Yu, Dec 07,
By comparing business loans made by a BigTech bank with those made by traditional banks, this study finds that BigTech loans tend to be smaller, and the BigTech lender is more likely to grant credit to new borrowers than conventional banks in response to expansionary monetary policy.