SOAS University of London

SOAS China Institute

Dr Jane Du

BSc MSc (Econ), PhD (London)
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Jane Du
SOAS China Institute

Research Associate, SOAS China Institute

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Publications

Journal Articles

King, Cheng and Jane Du. 2018. “China’s First Priority in Post-War State Building: A Wealthy State, or A Strong Army?” Journal of Policy Modeling 40: pp. 851–872.  (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpolmod.2018.07.001)

Du, Jane and Cheng King. 2016. “Unravelling China’s Food Security Puzzle, 1979–2008.” EAI working paper series No. 167. National University of Singapore, published in December 2016.  (ISBN: 9789811122194)

Du, Jane and Cheng King. 2018. “Unravelling China’s Food Security Puzzle, 1979–2008.” The China Quarterly 235: pp. 804–827. (https://doi.org/10.1017/S0305741018000917)

King, Cheng and Jane Du. 2018. “Could ‘One Belt, One Road’ Be the Last Step in China’s Asian Economic Integration?” Journal of Contemporary China 27(114): pp. 811–830.  (https://doi.org/10.1080/10670564.2018.1488100)

Du, Jane and Cheng King. 2018. “China’s Government Finance and Food Security Nexus: A Regime Switching Analysis.” Applied Economics 50(41): pp. 4470–4487.  (https://doi.org/10.1080/00036846.2018.1456648)

Du, Jane and Kent Deng. 2016. “To Get Prices Right for Food: A “Gerschenkron State” versus the Market in Reforming China, 1979–2006.” LSE Economic History Working Paper No. 234. London School of Economics, published in February 2016.  

Du, Jane and Kent Deng. 2017. “Getting Food Prices Right: the State versus the Market in Reforming China, 1979–2006.” European Review of Economic History 21(3): pp. 302–325.  (https://doi.org/10.1093/ereh/hex005)

King, Cheng and Jane Du. 2016. “The Evolution of China’s Food Security Policies (Zhongguo liangshi anquan zhengce de yanbian jiqi chengyin).” Social Science in China (restricted version) 56: pp. 80–90.  

Monograph

Du, Jane. 2018. Agricultural Transition in China: Domestic and International Perspectives on Technology and Institutional Change. (London: Palgrave MacMillan). (https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-76905-9)

Book Chapters: (selected)

King, Cheng and Jane Du. 2019. “Could ‘Belts and Road’ be the Last Step in China’s Asian Economic Integration?” In Zhao, S. (eds). China’s New Global Strategy: The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Volume I. (London and New York: Routledge, pp. 51–70).

Ash, Robert F., Jane Du and Cheng King. 2018. “Perspectives on Agricultural and Grain Output Growth in China from the Nineteenth Century to the Present Day.” In Pinilla, V. and H. Willebald (eds). Agricultural Development in the World Periphery: A Global Economic History Approach. (London: Palgrave MacMillan, pp. 307–333). (https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-66020-2) (Awarded Jaume Vicens Vives Prize 2019 by the Spanish Economic History Association)

Du, Jane and Cheng King. “The Political Economy of Agriculture in post-Deng China.” In Dittmer, L. (eds.) The Rejuvenation of China’s Political Economy (New York: Rowman and Littlefield). (forthcoming)

Other Articles: (selected)

Du, Jane. 2019. “China’s Feed Trade and Imports of Major Feed Commodities.” EAI Background Brief 1441. National University of Singapore, 14 March 2019.

Du, Jane. 2019. “Understanding China’s Structural Unemployment.” EAI Bulletin 21(1): p. 4.

Du, Jane. 2018. “Can Xiongan New Area Coordinate Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Development?” EAI Background Brief 1343. National University of Singapore, 11 April 2018.

Du, Jane. 2017. “Effect of Two-Child Policy on China’s Industrial Labour Supply.” EAI Background Brief No.  1269. National University of Singapore, 3 August 2017.

Du, Jane. 2017. “China’s Developmental Potential and Middle Income Transition.” EAI Background Brief No. 1235. National University of Singapore, 7 April 2017.

Du, Jane. 2017. “Income Transitions in East and Southeast Asia.” EAI Background Brief No. 1234. National University of Singapore, 7 April 2017.

Du, Jane. 2016. “The ‘One Belt, One Road’ and New Dynamics of Economic Growth in Asia.” EAI Background Brief No. 1138. National University of Singapore, 18 May 2016.

Du, Jane. 2015. “China Relaxes Population Control to Ease Future Labour Market Pressure.” EAI Background Brief No. 1054. National University of Singapore, 27 August 2015.

Research

Applied Economics (Macro); Agricultural Economics; Economic History; Defence Economics