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Zhongmin Wang

Zhongmin Wang’s research focuses primarily on energy-related economic issues. He has studied pricing, competition, regulatory, and environmental issues related to oil, gasoline, natural gas, and alternative transport fuels. He has estimated gasoline demand, examined the competitive impact of supermarkets’ entry into gasoline retailing, and studied the evolution of the natural gas industry in the United States, as well as the pricing of liquefied petroleum gas in Australia. Wang has started to research China’s energy and environmental issues, and is also interested in the economics of online markets. His work has appeared in the Journal of Political Economy.

Featured Publications
(Mixed) Strategy in Oligopoly Pricing: Evidence from Gasoline Price Cycles Before and Under a Timing Regulation
Journal of Political Economy | December 2009 | 117(6) | 987-1030
Station Level Gasoline Demand in an Australian Market with Regular Price Cycles
Journal of Agricultural and Resources Economics | October 2009 | Vol. 53 | pp. 35-52
Collusive Communication and Pricing Coordination in a Retail Gasoline Market
Review of Industrial Organization | February 2008 | 32(1) | pp. 35-52
Assessing the Degree of Spot Market Integration for US Natural Gas: Evidence from Daily Price Data
Journal of Regulatory Economics | March 2006 | Vol. 29, No. 2 | pp. 195-210
Settling Utility Rate Cases: An Alternative Ratemaking Procedure
Journal of Regulatory Economics | September 2004 | Vol. 26, No. 2 | pp. 141-163
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Egregiousness and Boycott Intensity: Evidence from the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Zhongmin Wang, Alvin Lee, Michael Polonsky
RFF Discussion Paper 15-06 | February 2015
Voluntary Environmental Information Disclosure and Firm Size: Evidence from the Hydraulic Fracturing Chemical Registry FracFocus
Zhongmin Wang
RFF Discussion Paper 14-43 | December 2014
Assessing the Design of Three Pilot Programs for Carbon Trading in China
Clayton Munnings, Richard D. Morgenstern, Zhongmin Wang, Xu Liu
RFF Discussion Paper 14-36 | October 2014
The Market Structure of Shale Gas Drilling in the United States
Zhongmin Wang, Qing Xue
RFF Discussion Paper 14-31 | September 2014
Green Growth (for China): A Literature Review
Mun Ho, Zhongmin Wang
RFF Discussion Paper 14-22 | August 2014
Stimulating Shale Gas Development in China: A Comparison with the US Experience
Lei Tian, Zhongmin Wang, Alan J. Krupnick, Xiaoli Liu
RFF Discussion Paper 14-18 | July 2014
Sector Effects of the Shale Gas Revolution in the United States
Alan J. Krupnick, Zhongmin Wang, Yushuang Wang
RFF Discussion Paper 13-21 | July 2013
Selling a Dollar for More Than a Dollar? Evidence from Online Penny Auctions
Zhongmin Wang, Minbo Xu
RFF Discussion Paper 13-15 | May 2013
A Retrospective Review of Shale Gas Development in the United States: What Led to the Boom?
Zhongmin Wang, Alan J. Krupnick
RFF Discussion Paper 13-12 | April 2013
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