Rui Zhao & Yaohui Zhao (2018). The Gender Pension Gap in China, Feminist Economics, 24:2, 218-239, DOI: 10.1080/13545701.2017.1411601
Xinxin Chen, John Giles, Yafeng Wang & Yaohui Zhao (2018). Gender Patterns of Eldercare in China, Feminist Economics, 24:2, 54-76,DOI: 10.1080/13545701.2018.1438639
Qin Li, Yafeng Wang & Yaohui Zhao (2018). The Impact of China's New Rural Pension Program on Elderly Labor, Grandchild Care, and Old-Age Support, Feminist Economics, 24:2, 265-287, DOI: 10.1080/13545701.2017.1421768
Rachel Connelly, Xiao-yuan Dong, Joyce Jacobsen, Yaohui Zhao. (2018). The Care Economy in Post-Reform China: Feminist Research on Unpaid and Paid Work and Well-Being. Feminist Economics 24:2, pages 1-30.
Mark D. Peterson, Kate Duchowny, Qinqin Meng, Yafeng Wang, Xinxin Chen, Yaohui Zhao, “Low Normalized Grip Strength is a Biomarker for Cardiometabolic Disease and Physical Disabilities Among U.S. and Chinese Adults,” Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences, 2017
Cong Liu, Renjie Chen, Yaohui Zhao, Zongwei Ma, Jun Bi, Yang Liu, Xia Meng, Yafeng Wang, Haidong Kan, “Associations between ambient particulate air pollution and type 2 diabetes prevalence, blood glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin in China,” Environment International, 92-93: 416-421, 2016.
Chuanchuan Zhang, Xiaoyan Lei, John Strauss, Yaohui Zhao. “Health Insurance and Health Care among the Mid-Aged and Older Chinese: Evidence from the National Baseline Survey of CHARLS,” Health Economics, 2016
Yaohui Zhao, Eileen Crimmins, Perry Hu, Yang Shen, James P. Smith, John Strauss, Yafeng Wang, Yuan Zhang. “Prevalence, Diagnosis, and Management of Diabetes Mellitus among Older Chinese: Results from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study.” International Journal of Public Health, Volume 61, Issue 3, pp 347-356, April 2016
Ang Sun and Yaohui Zhao. “Divorce, Abortion, and the Child Sex Ratio: The Impact of Divorce Reform in China.” Journal of Development Economics, vol. 120, issue C, pages 53-69, 2016
Wei Huang, Xiaoyan Lei and Yaohui Zhao. "One-Child Policy and the Rise of Man-Made Twins." Review of Economics and Statistics, 98 (3): 467-476，2016.
Li Han, Tao Li and Yaohui Zhao. “How Status Inheritance Rules Affect Marriage Segregation: Evidence from China.” the Economic Journal, 125(589), 1850-1887, 2016.
Xiaoyan Lei, John Strauss, Meng Tian, Yaohui Zhao. “Living Arrangements of the Elderly in China: Evidence from the CHARLS National Baseline.” China Economic Journal, Volume 8, Issue 3, pages 191-214, 2015
Avraham Ebenstein and Yaohui Zhao. “Tracking rural-to-urban migration in China: Lessons from the 2005 inter-census population survey.” Population Studies, Volume 69, Issue 3, 2015, pages 337-353
Xiaoyan Lei, John Strauss, Xiaoting Sun, Peng Zhang and Yaohui Zhao. “Depressive Symptoms and SES Among the Mid-aged and Elderly in China: Evidence from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study”, Social Science and Medicine, Vol. 120, November 2014, pp.224-232.
James Smith, John Strauss, Yaohui Zhao*, “Healthy Ageing in China,” The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Volume 4, December 2014, 37-43
Xiaoyan Lei, James P. Smith*, Xiaoting Sun, Yaohui Zhao. “Gender differences in cognition in China and reasons for change over time: Evidence from CHARLS,” The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Volume 4, December 2014, 46-55
Yaohui Zhao*, James P. Smith, and John Strauss. "Can China age healthily?" The Lancet 384.9945 (2014): 723-724.
Yaohui Zhao*, Hu, Yisong, James Smith, John Strauss, Gonghuan Yang. “Cohort Profile: The China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS),” International Journal of Epidemiology, (2014) 43 (1): 61-68 doi:10.1093/ije/dys203
Xiaoyan Lei, Xiaoting Sun, John Strauss, Yaohui Zhao, Gonghuan Yang, Perry Hu, Yisong Hu, Xiangjun Yin, “Health Outcomes and Socio-economic Status among the Mid-Aged and Elderly in China: Evidence from the CHARLS National Baseline Data,” The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Vol. 3 (2014), 29-43
Xiaoyan Lei, Chuanchuan Zhang, Yaohui Zhao. “Incentive Problems in China’s New Rural Pension Program,” Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 37, 2013 (pp. 181 - 201)
James Smith, Meng Tian, Yaohui Zhao. “Community effects on elderly health: Evidence from CHARLS national baseline,” The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Volumes 1–2, November 2013, Pages 50–59
Huang, Wei; Lei, Xiaoyan; Ridder, Geert; Strauss, John and Zhao, Yaohui: Health, Height, Height Shrinkage and SES at Older Ages: Evidence from China, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Vol. 5, No. 2, 86-121, 2013
Yang Wang, Jian Wang, Elizabeth Maitland, Yaohui Zhao, Stephen Nicholas and Mingshan Lu, “Growing old before growing rich: inequality in health service utilization among the mid-aged and elderly in Gansu and Zhejiang Provinces, China,” BMC Health Services Research 2012, 12:302 (doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-302)
Xiaoyan Lei, Yuqing Hu, John J. McArdle, James Smith, Yaohui Zhao. “Gender Differences in Cognition among Older Adults in China,” Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 47, No. 4, Fall 2012, pp. 951-971
James P. Smith, Yan Shen, John Strauss, Yang Zhe, Yaohui Zhao. “The Effects of Childhood Health on Adult Health and SES in China,” Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 61, No. 1 (October 2012), pp. 127-156
Xiaoyan Lei, Nina Yin, Yaohui Zhao. “Socioeconomic status and chronic diseases: The case of hypertension in China,” China Economic Review, 23 (2012) 105–121
John Strauss, Xiaoyan Lei, Albert Park, Yan Shen, James P. Smith, Zhe Yang, Yaohui Zhao. “Health Outcomes and Socio-economic Status Among the Elderly in China: Evidence from the CHARLS Pilot,” Journal of Population Ageing, (2011) 3:111–142
Shuming Bao, Örn B. Bodvarsson, Jack W. Hou, Yaohui Zhao. “The Regulation of Migration in a Transition Economy: China’s Hukou System,” Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 29, No. 4, October 2011
Shuming Bao, Örn B. Bodvarsson, Jack W. Hou, Yaohui Zhao. “Migration in China During 1985-2000: The Effects of Past Migration, Investments, and Deregulation,” The Chinese Economy, 42(4), (2009, July-August), 7-27
Shuming Bao, Örn B. Bodvarsson and Jack W. Hou, Yaohui Zhao. “The Deregulation of People Flows in China: Did the Structure of Migration Change?” The Indian Journal of Labour Economics, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2008, pp. 533-548
Junsen Zhang, Jun Han, Pak-Wai Liu, Yaohui Zhao. “Trends in the Gender Earnings Differential in Urban China, 1988-2004,” Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 61, No. 2 (January 2008), 224-242.
Hongbin Li, Lai Ting Sin, Junsen Zhang, Yaohui Zhao. “Relative Earnings of Husbands and Wives in Urban China,” China Economic Review, 17, 2006, pp. 412-431
Junsen Zhang, Yaohui Zhao, Albert Park, Xiaoqing Song. “Economic Returns to Schooling in Urban China, 1988 to 2001,” Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 33, No. 4, 730-752, 2005
Justin Lin, Gewei Wang, Yaohui Zhao. “Regional Inequality and Labor Migration in China,” Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 52, No. 3, 587-604, April 2004.
Shi Li, Yaohui Zhao. “The Decline of In-kind Wage Payments in Urban China,” Journal of Chinese Economics and Business Studies, Vol. 1, No. 2, 245-258, 2003
Yaohui Zhao. “The Role of Migrant Networks in Labor Migration: The Case of China,” Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 21, No. 4, 500-511, October 2003.
Yaohui Zhao. “Causes and Consequences of Return Migration: Recent Evidence from China,” Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 30, no. 2., 376-394, June 2002
Yaohui Zhao, Jianguo Xu, “Chinese Urban Pension System: Reforms and Problems,” Cato Journal, Vol. 21. No. 3, 395-414, 2002
Yaohui Zhao. “Earnings Differentials between State and Non-State Enterprises in Urban China,” Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, 181-197, 2002
Yaohui Zhao. “Foreign Direct Investment and Relative Wages: The Case of China,” China Economic Review, Vol. 12, No.1, pp. 1-18, 2001
Yaohui Zhao, James Wen. “Land holding and social security in rural China,” Homo oeconomicus, Vol. XVI (2), 1999, 157-176.
Yaohui Zhao. “Labor migration and earnings differences: the case of China,” Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 47, No. 4, 767-782, July 1999
D. B. Gardner, Yaohui Zhao. “China’s food security—are there grounds to be concerned?” Choices, first quarter 1999.
Yaohui Zhao. “Leaving the countryside: rural to urban migration decisions in China,” American Economic Review (papers and proceedings), Vol. 89, 281-286, May 1999
Yaohui Zhao. “Labor migration and returns to rural education in China,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 79, 1278 1287, November 1997.
John Giles, Elena Glinskaya, Yaohui Zhao, Xinxin Chen, and Yuqing Hu, “Population Aging and Long-Term Care Needs,” in Elena Glinskaya and Zhanlian Feng (eds.), Options for Aged Care in China: Building an Efficient and Sustainable Aged Care System, The World Bank Group, pp79-100, 2018. ISBN 978-1-4648-1075-6 Xinxin Chen, James Smith, John Strauss, Yafeng Wang and Yaohui Zhao, “China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS),” in Encyclopedia of Geropsychology, DOI 10.1007/978-981-287-080-3_42-1 # Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2015
“The Chinese Labor Market in the Reform Era,” (with Fang Cai and Albert Park), in China’s Economic Transition: Origins, Mechanisms, and Consequences, Loren Brandt and Tom Rawski, (eds.), Cambridge University Press, 2008
“Rural-to-urban migration: describing the trend and analyzing the impact on the urban labor market using the 2005 1% population survey,”(with Xuejun Liu and others), in Population and Employment Statistics Division of the National Bureau of Statistics (ed.) Collected Papers on the 2005 1% Population Survey, China Statistics Press, 2008
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“Population Migration and Regional Income Gaps in China.” (with Xuejun Liu and others), in Population Census Bureau of the State Council, Population, Social, Science and Technology Statistics Division of the National Bureau of Statistics (ed.) Chinese Population in Transition, China Statistics Press, June, 2005, pp. 747-773
“Employment Choice and Wage Determination in Urban China,” (with J. Xu), in Y. Wang and A. Chen (eds.), China’s Labor Market and Problems of Employment, Southeastern University of Finance and Economics Press, 2000
“Rural social security and the land system in China” (with J. Wen) in Dianqing Xu, Zunsheng Yin, and Yuxin Zheng (eds.) China's Social Security Reform, Economic Science Press, Beijing, 1999
“Labor migration in Sichuan province and the role of education,” in Ying Du and Nansheng Bai (eds.) Going Out of Villages, China Economic Press, 1998
“Labor Migration and education in Rural Sichuan province,” in Beijing Unirule Economics Research Institute (ed.) Chinese economics 1997, Shanghai People’s Press, 1998
“An analysis of China’s TVE ownership and its implications for rural employment,” in Wen Hai (ed.) Chinese Township Village Enterprises: Nature, Experience, and Reform, China Industry and Commerce Association Press, 1997
“The nature of the state-owned enterprises in China and effects on their behavior,” in Dianqing Xu and Guanzhong Wen (eds.) The Reform of State Enterprises in China, China Economics Press, 1996
“Urban employment in China,” in Li Yi-Ning (ed.) Positive Analysis of Chinese Macroeconomy, Peking University Press, 1992
Agriculture, Rural Economy and Farmers in Economic Development: Collected Papers by D. Gale Johnson (co-editor), with Yifu Lin, The Commercial Press, 2004 (in Chinese)
The Chinese Economy in an Evolving World (co-editor), with Yifu Lin, Peking University Press, 2000 (in Chinese)
Chinese Rural Labor Flows (co-editor), with Loraine West, Institute for East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley , 2000