Jingbo Cui, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Applied Economics at Division of Social Sciences,
Acting Director for Environmental Research Center, Duke Kunshan University.

Energy Economics, Environmental Economics, Economics of Innovation, and International Trade

Dr. Jingbo Cui is an Associate Professor of Applied Economics at the Division of Social Sciences and Environmental Research Center at Duke Kunshan University. Before the current position, he was a Chu-Tian Junior Scholar from the Department of Education in Hubei Province, associate professor in the School of Economics and Management at Wuhan University, post-doctoral research associate and visiting scholar at Iowa State University. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Iowa State University, an M.S. in economics from Wuhan University, and a B.S. in economics and mathematics from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China. Dr. Cui’s research centers on Environmental Economics, Economics of Innovation, and International Trade. His research has appeared in top academic journals in the fields of Environmental and Resource Economics and Energy Economics, such as American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, China Economic Review, The World Economy, Energy Economics, and Energy Policy. He has been serving as the referee for leading journals in Environmental Economics and Agricultural Economics, such as JEEM, AJAE, JAERE, ERE, and many others. His current research projects on climate change and low-carbon innovation have been funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China.

Fund: Energy Economics, Environmental Economics, Economics of Innovation, and International Trade

Cui, Jingbo* and GianCarlo Moschini, 2020, “Firm Internal Network, Environmental Regulation, and Plant Death,” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, forthcoming.

Cui, Jingbo, On Kit Tam, Bei Wang, and Yan Zhang*, 2020, “The Environmental Effect of Trade Liberalization: Evidence from China Manufacturing Firms,” The World Economy 43 (12): 3357-3383.

Yan Zhang, Jingbo Cui*, and Chenghao Lu, 2020, “Does Environmental Regulation Affect Firm Exports? Evidence from Wastewater Discharge Standard in China,” China Economic Review, forthcoming.

Cui, Jingbo, Xiu Liu, Yongping Sun*, and Haishan Yu, 2020, “Can CDM Projects Trigger Host Countries’ Innovation in Renewable Energy: Evidence from Firm-level Dataset in China,” Energy Policy 139.

Qi, Shaozhou, Shihan Cheng, and Jingbo Cui*, 2020, “Environmental and Economic Effects of China’s Carbon Market Pilots: Empirical Evidence based on a DID Model,” Journal of Cleaner Production, forthcoming.

Zhang, Ping, Xunpeng Shi, Yongping Sun*, Jingbo Cui, and Shuai Shao, 2019, “Have China’s Provinces Achieved Their Targets of Energy Intensity Reduction? Reassessment based on Nighttime Lighting Data,” Energy Policy 128: 276-283.

Cui, Jingbo, Junjie Zhang*, and Yang Zheng, 2018, “Carbon Pricing Induces Innovation: Evidence from China’s Regional Carbon Market Pilots,” American Economic Association Papers & Proceedings 108: 453- 437.

Tan, Xiujie, Yu Liu*, Jingbo Cui, and Bin Su, 2018, “Assessment of Carbon Leakage through Channels: The Hubei Pilot ETS Perspective,” Energy Economics 74: 535-545.

Cui, Jingbo* and Jeremy Martin, 2017, “Impacts of US Biodiesel Mandates on World Vegetable Oil Markets,” Energy Economics 65: 148-160.

Cui, Jingbo*, 2017, “Induced Clean Technology Adoption and International Trade with Heterogeneous Firms,” Journal of International Trade & Economic Development 26 (8): 924-954.

Cui, Jingbo* and Hang Qian, 2017, “The Effect of Exports on Facility Environmental Performance: Evidence from a Matching Approach,” Journal of International Trade & Economic Development 26(7): 759- 776.

Cui, Jingbo, Harvey Lapan, and GianCarlo Moschini*, 2016, “Productivity, Export and Environmental Performance: Air Pollutants in the United States,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 98(2): 447-467.

Moschini, GianCarlo*, Jingbo Cui, and Harvey Lapan, 2012, “Economics of Biofuels: An Overview of Policies, Impacts and Prospects,” Bio-based and Applied Economics 1(3): 269-296

Cui, Jingbo*, Harvey Lapan, GianCarlo Moschini, and Joseph Cooper, 2011, “Welfare Impacts of Alternative Biofuel and Energy Policies,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93(5): 1235-1256

Moschini, GianCarlo*, Harvey Lapan, Jingbo Cui, and Joseph Cooper, 2010, “Assessing the Welfare Effects of US Biofuel Policies,” AgBioForum 13(4): 370-374

Publications (in Chinese)

Cui, Jingbo, Xueli Zhang, Ziyin Zhuang*, and Yu Chen, 2021, “Firm Exports and Innovation: Evidence from Zhongguancun Firm-level Innovation Data,” Management World (《管理世界》).

Xu, Jia and Jingbo Cui*, 2020, “Low-carbon City Pilots and Firms’ Environmental Innovation,” China Industrial Economics (《中国工业经济》), 12: 178-196.

Cui, Jingbo, Yunlan Yang, and Yongping Sun*, 2020, “Welfare and Carbon Mitigation Effects of China Ethanol Policies,” China Economic Quarterly (《经济学(季刊)》) 19 (2): 757-776.

Shaozhou Qi, Shen Lin, and Jingbo Cui*, 2018, “Pollution Cap and Trade Program and Corporate Green Innovation: Evidence from China,” Economics Research Journal (《经济研究》) 12: 129-146.