Associate Professor, Fudan University
Haichao Fan is an Associate Professor in School of Economics at Fudan University. He earned a Ph.D. in Economics from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2013. His research interests lie in International Trade and Chinese Economy. His recent work has focused on understanding the strategic responses of firms to policy shocks. The related papers are published in Review of Economics and Statistics, Economic Journal, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Development Economics, etc.
Recent work by Haichao Fan
Firms are reactive to better enforcement of emission controls. This effect is more apparent among firms in industries with higher pollution intensity
Evidence from China shows tax revenues increase in the short run from better enforcement, but these increases decrease over time as firms downsize