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Xiaogang Wu's Select Publications

Journal Articles

Zhang, Zhuoni, and Xiaogang Wu. 2017. "Occupational segregation and earnings inequality: Rural migrants and local workers in urban China." Social Science Research, 61(January 2017): 57-74. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Miao, Jia, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Urbanization, socioeconomic status and health disparity in China." Health and Place, 42(November 2016): 87-95. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Guangye He. 2016. "Changing Ethnic Stratification in Contemporary China." Journal of Contemporary China, 25(102): 938-954. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Xu, Duoduo, and Xiaogang Wu. Online Access 2016. "The Rise of the Second Generation: Aspirations, Motivations and Academic Success of Chinese Immigrants' Children in Hong Kong." Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Zhuoni Zhang. 2015. "Population Migration and Children's School Enrollments in China, 1990–2005." Social Science Research, 53: 177-190. DOI. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Guangye He. 2015. "The Evolution of Population Census Undertakings in China, 1953–2010." China Review, 15(1): 171-206. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang, Hua Ye, and Gloria Guangye He. 2014. "Fertility Decline and Women's Status Improvement in China." Chinese Sociological Review, 46(3): 2014. DOI. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Xi Song. 2014. "Ethnic Stratification amid China’s Economic Transition: Evidence from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region." Social Science Research, 44: 158-172. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2013. "Redrawing the Boundaries: Work Units and Social Stratification in Urban China." Chinese Sociological Review, 45(4): 6-28. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2011. "The Household Registration System and Rural-Urban Educational Inequality in Contemporary China." Chinese Sociological Review, 44(2): 31-51. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Zhang, Zhuoni, and Xiaogang Wu. 2011. "Social Change, Cohort Quality and Economic Adaptation of Chinese Immigrants in Hong Kong, 1991-2006." Asia and Pacific Migration Journal, 20(1): 1-29. Abstract. Public Access.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2010. "Economic Transition, School Expansion and Educational Inequality in China, 1990-2000." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 28(1): 91-108. DOI. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2010. "Voluntary and Involuntary Job Mobility and Earnings Inequality in Urban China, 1993-2000." Social Science Research, 39(3): 382-395. DOI. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2009. "Income Inequality and Distributive Justice: A Comparative Analysis of Mainland China and Hong Kong." China Quarterly, 200: 1033-1052. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, Qing Lai, and Xiaogang Wu. 2009. "Danwei and social inequality in Contemporary Urban China." Research in the Sociology of Work, 19: 283-308. PMCID: PMC2828673. DOI. Abstract.

Lin, Thung-hong, and Xiaogang Wu. 2009. "The Transformation of the Chinese Class Structure, 1978-2005." Social Transformations in Chinese Societies, 5: 81-116. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Xiaogang Wu. 2008. "Danwei Profitability and Earnings Inequality in Urban China." China Quarterly, 195 : 558-581. PMCID: PMC2864038. DOI. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2007. "Family Resources and Educational Stratification: The Case of Hong Kong, 1981-2001." Social Transformations in Chinese Societies, 3: 173-201.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Donald J. Treiman . 2007. "Inequality and equality under Chinese socialism: the Hukou system and intergenerational occupational mobility." American Journal of Sociology, 113(2): 415-45. DOI.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2006. "Communist Cadres and Market Opportunities: Entry into Self-employment in China, 1978-1996." Social Forces, 85(1): 389-411. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Xiaogang Wu. 2005. "Reply to Market premium, social process, and statisticism." American Sociological Review, 70(5): 865-870.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Donald J. Treiman. 2004. "The Household Registration System and Social Stratification in China: 1955-1996." Demography, 41(2): 363-384. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Yu Xie. 2003. "Does the Market Pay Off? Earnings Returns to Education in Urban China." American Sociological Review, 68(3): 425-442. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2002. "Work Units and Income Inequality: The Effect of Market Transition in Urban China." Social Forces, 80(3): 1069-1099. Abstract.

Chapters

Wu, Xiaogang, and Zhuoni Zhang. 2010. "Changes in Educational Inequality in China, 1990-2005: Evidence from the Population Census Data." In Globalization, Changing Demographics, and Educational Challenges in East Asia (Research in the Sociology of Education, Volume 17) edited by Bruce Fuller and Emily Hannum. Emerald Group Publishing Limited. DOI. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2009. "Household Registration, Social Exclusion, and Rural Migrants in Cities." In Socialist China, Capitalist China edited by G. Wu and H. Lansdowne. Routledge.

PSC Reports

He, Guangye, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Converging Divergences: Gendered Patterns of Career Mobility in Urban China's Economic Transition." PSC Research Report No. 16-875. 12 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Bingdao Zheng. 2016. "Household Registration, Urban Status Attainment, and Social Stratification in Contemporary Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 16-874. 12 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Guangye He. 2016. "Ethnic Autonomy and Ethnic Inequality: An Empirical Assessment of Ethnic Policy in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 16-872. 12 2016. Abstract. PDF.

He, Guangye, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Marketization, Occupational Segregation, and Gender Earnings Inequality in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 16-873. 12 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Miao, Jia, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Subjective Well-being of Chinese Elderly: A Comparative Analysis among Urban China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan." PSC Research Report No. 16-868. 8 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Zhang, Zhuoni, Shige Song, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Exodus from Hunger: The Long-Term Health Consequences of the 1959–1961 Chinese Famine." PSC Research Report No. 16-863. 5 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Miao, Jia, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Urbanization, Socioeconomic Status and Heath Disparity in China." PSC Research Report No. 16-860. 4 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Xu, Duoduo, Jaap Dronkers, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Not a Zero-Sum Game: China's Internal Migration and the Wellbeing of Rural-origin Children." PSC Research Report No. 16-855. 3 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Xu, Duoduo, and Xiaogang Wu. 2016. "Separate and Unequal: Hukou, School Segregation, and Migrant Children's Education in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 16-856. 3 2016. Abstract. PDF.

Xu, Duoduo, and Xiaogang Wu. 2015. "The Rise of the Second Generation: Aspirations, Motivations and Academic Success of Chinese Immigrants' Children in Hong Kong." PSC Research Report No. 15-852. 12 2015. Abstract. PDF.

Xu, Duoduo, and Xiaogang Wu. 2015. "School Allocation Policy and the Reverse Gender Gap in Academic Achievement: Evidence from a Quasi-experiment in Hong Kong." PSC Research Report No. 15-851. 12 2015. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2014. "Census Undertakings in China: 1953-2010." PSC Research Report No. 14-833. 12 2014. Abstract. PDF.

He, Gloria Guangye, and Xiaogang Wu. 2014. "Gender Earnings Inequality in Reform-Era Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 14-830. 10 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Gloria He. 2014. "Changing Ethnic Stratification in Contemporary China." PSC Research Report No. 14-819. 5 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, Hua Ye, and Gloria Guangye He. 2014. "Fertility Decline and Women’s Status Improvement in China." PSC Research Report No. 14-812. 1 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Xi Song. 2013. "Ethnicity, Migration, and Social Stratification in China: Evidence from Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region." PSC Research Report No. 13-810. 11 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Zhang, Zhuoni, and Xiaogang Wu. 2013. "Registration Status, Occupational Segregation, and Rural Migrants in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 13-809. 11 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Jun Li. 2013. "Economic Growth, Income Inequality and Subjective Well-being: Evidence from China." PSC Research Report No. 13-796. 7 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2013. "Redrawing the Boundaries: Work Units and Social Stratification in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 13-795. 7 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Zhuoni Zhang. 2013. "Population Migration and Children’s School Enrollments in China, 1990-2005." PSC Research Report No. 13-794. 6 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2011. "The Household Registration System and Rural-Urban Educational Inequality in Contemporary China." PSC Research Report No. 11-735. 4 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Jansen, Wim, and Xiaogang Wu. 2011. "Income Inequality in Urban China, 1978-2005." PSC Research Report No. 11-736. 4 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Zhang, Zhuoni, and Xiaogang Wu. 2010. "Social Change, Cohort Quality, and Economic Assimilation of Chinese Immigrants in Hong Kong, 1991-2006." PSC Research Report No. 10-711. 6 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2007. "Economic Transition, School Expansion, and Educational Inequality in China, 1990-2000." PSC Research Report No. 07-627. 9 2007. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2007. "Family Resources and Educational Stratification: The Case of Hong Kong, 1981-2001." PSC Research Report No. 07-624. 5 2007. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2006. "Socialist Workers in the Market Transition: Voluntary and Involuntary Job Mobility and Earnings Inequality in Urban China, 1993-2000." PSC Research Report No. 06-613. 12 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Donald Treiman. 2006. "Inequality and Equality under a State Socialist Regime: Occupational Mobility in Contemporary China." PSC Research Report No. 06-598. 4 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2005. "Registration Status, Labor Migration, and Socioeconomic Attainment in China's Segmented Labor Markets." PSC Research Report No. 05-579. 7 2005. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Xiaogang Wu. 2005. "Market Premium, Social Process, and Statistical Naivety: Further Evidence on Differential Returns to Education in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 05-578. 7 2005. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang. 2002. "Embracing the Market: Entry to Self-Employment in Transitional China, 1978 -1996." PSC Research Report No. 02-526. 8 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Donald J. Treiman. 2002. "The Household Registration System and Social Stratification in China: 1955-1996." PSC Research Report No. 02-499. 4 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Yu Xie. 2002. "Does the Market Pay Off? Earnings Inequality and Returns to Education in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 02-500. 4 2002. Abstract. PDF.