Position

Lecturer Business Economics
Flinders Business School

Biography

  • Lecturer (Assistant Professor), Flinders Business School, Flinders University
  • Research Affiliate, Australian Industrial Transformation Institute, Flinders University
  • Adjunct Research Fellow, National Institute of Labour Studies, Flinders University
  • Associate Investigator, ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research, University of New South Wales

Qualifications

  • PhD in Economics, University of New South Wales

Honours, awards and grants

  • 2015 Vice-Chancellor's Award for Early Career Researchers, Flinders University

Topic Coordinator:

Research interests

  • Health Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Urban Economics

Publications

  • Cebulla, A.J. and Zhu, R. (2016). Disability, and social and economic inclusion: who is in and out of the Australian National Disability Insurance Scheme. Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research, 18(3) pp. 256-268.
    [10.1080/15017419.2015.1064026] [Scopus]
  • He, X. and Zhu, R. (2016). Fertility and Female Labour Force Participation: Causal Evidence from Urban China. The Manchester School, 84(5) pp. 664-674.
    [10.1111/manc.12128] [Scopus]
  • Qin, Y., Zhu, H. and Zhu, R. (2016). Changes in the distribution of land prices in urban China during 2007-2012. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 57 pp. 77-90.
    [Scopus]
  • Zhu, H., Deng, Y., Zhu, R. and He, X. (2016). Fear of nuclear power? Evidence from Fukushima nuclear accident and land markets in China. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 60 pp. 139-154.
    [10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2016.06.008]
  • Zhu, R. (2016). Retirement and its consequences for women's health in Australia. Social Science and Medicine, 163 pp. 117-125.
    [10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.04.003]
  • Zhu, R. (2016). Wage differentials between urban residents and rural migrants in urban China during 2002-2007: a distributional analysis. CHINA ECONOMIC REVIEW, 37 pp. 2-14.
    [10.1016/j.chieco.2015.04.002] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. and Chen, L. (2016). Overeducation, overskilling and mental well-being. The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, forthcoming
  • Magnani, E. and Zhu, R. (2015). Social mobility and inequality in urban China: understanding the role of intergenerational transmission of education. Applied Economics, 47(43) pp. 4590-4606.
    [10.1080/00036846.2015.1031877]
  • Mahuteau, S. and Zhu, R. (2015). Crime victimisation and subjective well-being: panel evidence from Australia. Health Economics, forthcoming
    [10.1002/hec.3230] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. and He, X. (2015). How does women's life satisfaction respond to retirement? A two-stage analysis. Economics Letters, 137 pp. 118-122.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Zhu, R. (2015). Heterogeneity in the economic returns to schooling among Chinese rural-urban migrants, 2002-07. ECONOMICS OF TRANSITION, 23(1) pp. 135-167.
    [10.1111/ecot.12057] [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Mavromaras, K. and Zhu, R. (2015). Labour force participation of older men in Australia: the role of spousal participation. Oxford Economic Papers, 67(2) pp. 310-333.
    [10.1093/oep/gpu054] [Scopus]
  • Goode, A., Mavromaras, K. and Zhu, R. (2014). Family income and child health in China. CHINA ECONOMIC REVIEW, 29 pp. 152-165.
    [10.1016/j.chieco.2014.04.007] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. (2014). The impact of major-job mismatch on college graduates' early career earnings: evidence from China. Education Economics, 22(5) pp. 511-528.
    [10.1080/09645292.2012.659009] [Scopus]
  • Magnani, E. and Zhu, R. (2012). Gender wage differentials among rural-urban migrants in China. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 42(5) pp. 779-793.
    [10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2011.08.001] [Scopus]
  • Chambers, G., Hoang, V., Zhu, R. and Illingworth, P. (2012). A reduction in public funding for fertility treatment - an econometric analysis of access to treatment and savings to government. BMC Health Services Research, 12(142)
    [10.1186/1472-6963-12-142] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. (2011). Individual heterogeneity in returns to education in urban China during 1995-2002. Economics Letters, 113(1) pp. 84-87.
    [10.1016/j.econlet.2011.05.028] [Scopus]
  • Qin, Y., Zhu, H. and Zhu, R. (2016). Changes in the distribution of land prices in urban China during 2007-2012. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 57 pp. 77-90.
    [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. (2016). Retirement and its consequences for women's health in Australia. Social Science and Medicine, 163 pp. 117-125.
    [10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.04.003]
  • Zhu, R. (2016). Wage differentials between urban residents and rural migrants in urban China during 2002-2007: a distributional analysis. CHINA ECONOMIC REVIEW, 37 pp. 2-14.
    [10.1016/j.chieco.2015.04.002] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. and Chen, L. (2016). Overeducation, overskilling and mental well-being. The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, forthcoming
  • Mahuteau, S. and Zhu, R. (2015). Crime victimisation and subjective well-being: panel evidence from Australia. Health Economics, forthcoming
    [10.1002/hec.3230] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. and He, X. (2015). How does women's life satisfaction respond to retirement? A two-stage analysis. Economics Letters, 137 pp. 118-122.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Mavromaras, K. and Zhu, R. (2015). Labour force participation of older men in Australia: the role of spousal participation. Oxford Economic Papers, 67(2) pp. 310-333.
    [10.1093/oep/gpu054] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. (2015). Heterogeneity in the economic returns to schooling among Chinese rural-urban migrants, 2002-07. ECONOMICS OF TRANSITION, 23(1) pp. 135-167.
    [10.1111/ecot.12057] [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Magnani, E. and Zhu, R. (2012). Gender wage differentials among rural-urban migrants in China. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 42(5) pp. 779-793.
    [10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2011.08.001] [Scopus]
  • Zhu, R. (2011). Individual heterogeneity in returns to education in urban China during 1995-2002. Economics Letters, 113(1) pp. 84-87.
    [10.1016/j.econlet.2011.05.028] [Scopus]

Professional and community engagement

Reviewer

  • Applied Economics
  • Applied Economics Letters
  • Australian Economic Papers
  • Australian Journal of Labour Economics
  • China Economic Review
  • Contemporary Economic Policy
  • Economic Papers
  • Economic Record
  • Economics Letters
  • Education Economics
  • Journal of Asian Economics
  • Journal of Development Economics
  • Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization
  • Journal of the Economics of Ageing
  • Regional Science and Urban Economics
  • Review of Development Economics
  • Review of Income and Wealth

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