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Hongbo Wang Director of the Center for Applied Economic Research Department of Economics and Legal Studies in Business 410B Business Building Stillwater Campus 405-744-1122 (Phone)

Education

Ph D, Oklahoma State UniversityEconomics2015
MBA, Oklahoma City UniversityInternational Business and Finance2003
BA, Tianjin University of finance and EconomicsAccounting2000

Publications

Dan Rickman, Hongbo Wang. "Two Tales of Two U.S. States: Regional Fiscal Austerity and Economic Performance". Regional Science and Urban Economics. (Forthcoming).

Hongbo Wang & Dan Rickman. "Regional Growth Differences in China for 1995-2013: An Empirical Integrative Analysis of their Sources". Annals of Regional Science. (Forthcoming).

Dan Rickman, Hongbo Wang & John Winters. (2017). "Relative Teacher Salaries and the Decision to Teach". Contemporary Economic Policy. 35 (3), 542-550.

Dan Rickman, Hongbo Wang, John Winters. "Adjusting State Public School Teacher Salaries for Interstate Comparison". Public Finance Review. (Forthcoming).

Dan Rickman & Hongbo Wang. (2017). "U.S. Regional Population Growth 2000-2010: Natural Amenities or Urban Agglomeration?". Papers in Regional Science. 96 (S1), S69-S90.

Dan Rickman, Hongbo Wang & John Winters. (2017). "Is Shale Development Drilling Holes in the Human Capital Pipeline?". Energy Economics. 62, 283-290.

Hongbo Wang. (2016). "Do Mandatory U.S. State Renewable Portfolio Standards Increase Electricity Prices". Growth and Change. 47 (2), 157-174.

Hongbo Wang. (2016). "The Texas Economic Model, Miracle or Mirage? A Spatial Hedonic Analysis". Annals of Regional Science . 56 (2), 393-417.

Awards and Honors

Distinguished Graduate Fellowship (2014)
Watson Doctoral Fellows (2014)
Distinguished Graduate Fellowship (2011)

Presentations Given

The Recent U.S. Oil Boom and Bust: A Synthetic Control Method State-level Analysis
64th North American Regional Science Conference
Regional Science Association International
Vancouver, Canada - November 11 2017

Determinants of Regional Growth in China for 1999-2013: An Integrative Analysis
56th Annual Meeting
Western Regional Science Association
Sante Fe, NM - February 16 2017

Determinants of Regional Growth in China for 1999-2013: An Integrative Analysis
63rd North American Regional Science Conference
Regional Science Association International
Minneapolis, MN - November 12 2016

Oklahoma Economic Outlook 2016
55th Annual Meetings
Southern Regional Science Association
Washington, D.C. - March 31 2016

Regional Housing Supply Elasticity in China 1999-2013: A Spatial Equilibrium Analysis
55th Annual Meetings
Western Regional Science Association
Waikoloa Village, HI - February 15 2016

State of Oklahoma County Employment Forecasts
2016 Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference
Oklahoma City, OK - December  2015

The Recent Boom in Energy Production and Educational Attainment
62nd Annual Meetings of North American Regional Science Council
Portland, OR - November  2015

Causes and Effects of Regional Housing Price Growth: A Spatial Equilibrium Growth Model Perspective
4th International Workshop on Regional, Urban, and Spatial Economics in China
Beijing, China - June  2015

Does the Texas Economy Outperform Oklahoma’s? A Spatial Hedonic Analysis
54th Annual Meeting of Southern Regional Science Association
Mobile, AL - March  2015

Fully Adjusting State Public School Teacher Salaries for Comparison
54th Annual Meetings
Southern Regional Science Association
Mobile, AL - March 27 2015

U.S. Regional Population Growth 2000-2010: A Microdata Spatial Equilibrium Decomposition
54th Annual Meetings
Southern Regional Science Association
Mobile, AL - March 27 2015

Do Salaries Affect Retention of Teachers in Public Schools
2015 Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference
Oklahoma City, OK - December  2014

Adjusted State Teacher Salaries, Professional Tenure and Migration
61st Annual Meetings of North American Regional Science Council
Washington, DC - November  2014

Do Mandatory U.S. State Renewable Portfolio Standards Increase Electricity Prices
53th Annual Meetings of Southern Regional Science Association
San Antonio, TX - March  2014

Will Mandatory RPS Increase Electricity Prices
Missouri Valley Economic Association 50th Annual Meeting
Kansas City, MO - October  2013