Chuanyong ZHANG

2021/11/17 14:36:46


Chuanyong ZHANG

Associate Professor

MA supervisor 

Research Areas:
urban economics, real estate economics, and public policy evaluation

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Dr. Zhang Chuanyong is an associate professor at the China Institute of Urban Governance  & the School of International and Public Affairs of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. His main research interests are urban economics, real estate economics, and public policy evaluation. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from East China Normal University in 2012, and then he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at School of Economics of Fudan University from September 2012 to June 2014. He worked as an assistant professor at the Institute of Urban Development of East China Normal University from July 2014 to March 2018, where he was engaged in teaching and research in urban economics. Dr. Zhang has published more than 20 papers in urban and housing journals and has received two projects funded by the National Science Foundation of China.

Graduate institution:

East China Normal University 

Selected publications:  

[1] Yanjiao Song, Chuanyong Zhang (Corresponding author). City size and housing purchase intention: Evidence from rural-urban migrants in China. Urban Studies (SSCI), accepted, 2019.  
[2] Chuanyong Zhang, Fang Zhang. Effects of Housing Wealth on Subjective Well-being in Urban China, Journal of Housing and the Built Environment (SSCI), 2019, forthcoming. . 
[3] Chuanyong Zhang (corresponding author), Guoliang Feng. More Wealth, Less Leisure? Effect of Housing Wealth on Tourism Expenditure in China, Tourism Economics (SSCI), 2018, Vol.24(5): 526-540, .
[4] Fang Zhang, Chuanyong Zhang (corresponding author), John Hudson, Housing Conditions and Life Satisfaction in Urban China, Cities (SSCI), Vol.81, November 2018, 35-44, .
[5] Zhang Chuanyong, Wang Fenglong, Housing Wealth and Tourism Consumption: Is It Feasible to Enhance Emerging Consumption at the Age of High Housing Prices? Finance and Trade Economics (in Chinese), Vol.3, 2017. .
[6] Zhang Chuanyong, Housing Differentiation and Household Income Inequality: Mechanism, Hypothesis and Test, Nankai Economic Studies (in Chinese), Vol.1, 2018, 50-66. .
[7] Zhang Chuanyong, Labor Mobility, Housing Price Rise and Urban Economic Convergence: Evidence from Cities in the Yangtze River Delta, Industrial Economics Research (in Chinese), Vol.3, 2016, 82-90. .
[8] Chuanyong Zhang, Fang Zhang. The Effects of House Prices on Income Inequality in Urban China, Critical Housing Analysis, 2015, 2(2):11-18. DOI: 10.13060/23362839.2015.3.2.237.
[9] Zhang Chuanyong, Zhang Yongyue, Wu Ji. Do housing prices Fluctuation impact the household income distribution? A perspective from the structure of a family's assets, Journal of Financial Research (in Chinese), Vol.12, 2014, 86-101. .
[10] Zhang Chuanyong, Liu Xueliang. Impact of Enrollment Expansion on the Housing Price, Chinese Journal of Population Science (in Chinese), Vol.6, 2014, 107-118. .
[11] Zhang Chuanyong. Housing Investment, Family Asset Allocation and Social Wealth Distribution, Academic Monthly (in Chinese), Vol.12, 2014, 109-114. .

Expertise & public engagement:

Personal director of the Global Chinese Real Estate Congress (GCREC) ; Personal director of the Shanghai Finance Association; Secretary General of 30-person forum for young and middle-aged Chinese real estate