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Recent publications


Authored Book:

  • Wei, Y. and Liu, X. (2001) Foreign Direct Investment in China: Determinants and Impact, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd. (IBNS 1 84064 494X)

Edited Book:

  • Yao, S. and Liu, X. (2003) Sustaining China.s Economic Development into the 21st Century, Curzon/Routledge.

Journal articles

  • Huang, L., Liu, X. and Xu, L. (Forthcoming) Regional Innovation and Spillover Effects of Foreign Direct Investment in China: A Threshold Approach, Regional Studies (Accepted on 24 August 2010)
  • Zhang, G., Xu, Q. and Liu, X. (Forthcoming) .Knowledge Diffusion within the Datang Sock Manufacturing Cluster in China., Regional Studies, (Accepted on 23 June 2008, online publication in 2009)
  • Wang, C., Wei, Y. and Liu, X. (2010) Determinants of Bilateral Trade Flows in OECD Countries: Evidence from Gravity Panel Data Models, World Economy, 33(7), 894-915.
  • Wang, J., Liu, X. and Li, X. (2009) A Dual-Role Typology of Multinational Subsidiaries, International Business Review, 18(6), 578-591.
  • Liu, X., Wei, Y. and Wang, C. (2009) .Do local manufacturing firms benefit from transactional linkages with multinational enterprises in China., Journal of International Business Studies, 40(7), 1113-1130.
  • Thomas, H., Li, X. and Liu, X. (2008) "Foreign Ownership Structure and New Product Development in China", Transtional Corporations 17(2), 17-44.
  • Liu, X., Wen, X. and Huang, X.H. (2008) .Bounded Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation of Indigenous Chinese Private-owned Firms., International Business Review 17, 488-508.
  • Wei, Y., Liu, X. and Wang, C. (2008) .Mutual productivity spillovers between foreign and local firms in China., Cambridge Journal of Economics. 32, 609-631.
  • Wang, C., Liu, X. and Wei, Y. (2007) .Does China rival its neighbouring economies for inward FDI?., Transnational Corporations, 16(3), 61-82.
  • Vaidya, K., Bennett, D. and Liu, X. (2007) .Is China.s Manufacturing Sector Becoming More High-Tech? Evidence on Shifts in Comparative Advantage, 1987-2005., Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, 18(8), 1000-1021.
  • Buck, T., Liu, X.H., Wei, Y. and Liu, X.M. (2007) .The Trade Development Path and Export Spillovers in China: A Missing Link., Management International Review, No. 5. 683-706.
  • Wang, C., Wei, Y. and Liu, X. (2006) .Trade orientation and mutual productivity spillovers between foreign and local firms in China., Journal of Asian Business Studies, 1(1), 46-53.
  • Wei, Y. and Liu, X. (2006) .Productivity Spillovers from R&D, Exports and FDI in China.s Manufacturing Sector., Journal of International Business Studies, 37(4) 544-557.
  • Liu, B., Wei, Y. and Liu, X. (2005) "Entry Modes of Foreign Direct Investment in China: A Multinomial Logit Approach" Journal of Business Research, 58, 1495-1505.
  • Li, X. and Liu, X. (2005) .Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth: An Increasingly Endogenous Relationship., World Development, 33(3), 393-407.
  • Liu, G., Wei Y and Liu X. (2005), .Openness and Efficiency of Malaysia, India and China Relative to the World Economy: A Comparative Study., Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies, 42 (1-2), 41-61.
  • Wang, C., Wei, Y. and Liu, X. (2004) "Impact of Openness on Economic Growth in Different Country Groups", World Economy, 27(4), 567-585.
  • Wang, C., Siler P. and Liu, X. (2003) "Technology Transfer within Multinational Firms and Its Impact on the Productivity of Scottish Subsidiaries", Regional Studies, 37(1), 15-25.
  • Wang, C., Siler P. and Liu, X. (2002) "The Relative Economic Performance of Foreign Subsidiaries in UK Manufacturing", Applied Economics, 24, 1885-1892.
  • Liu, X., Parker, D., Vaidya, K. and Wei, Y. (2001) "Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Labour Productivity in the Chinese Electronic Industry", International Business Review, 10, 421-439.
  • Bennett, D., Parker, D., Steward, F., Vaidya, K. and Liu, X. (2001), .Technology Transfer to China: A Study of Strategy in 20 EU Industrial Companies., International Journal of Technology Management, 21(1/2), 151-182.
  • Wei, Y., Liu X., Song, H. and Romilly, P. (2001) .Endogenous Innovation Growth Theory and Regional Income Convergence in China., Journal of International Development, 13(2), 153-168.
  • Liu, X., Wang, C. and Wei, Y. (2001) Causal links between foreign direct investment and trade in China, China Economic Review, 12, 190-202.
  • Liu, G., Wang, L., Woo W.T. and Liu, X., (2001) China.s New Horizon: Challenges and Opportunities from WTO Membership, China Economic Review, 12, 103-106.
  • Romilly, P., Song, H. and Liu, X. (2001) .Car Ownership and Use in Britain: A Comparison of Alternative Time Series Estimation and Forecasting Techniques., Applied Economics, 33, 1803-1818.
  • Li, X., Liu, X. and Parker, D. (2001) "Foreign Direct Investment and Productivity Spillovers in the Chinese Manufacturing Sector", Economic Systems, 25(4), 305-321.
  • Liu X., Siler P., Wang, C. and Wei, Y. (2000) "Productivity Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment: Evidence from UK Industry Level Panel Data", Journal of International Business Studies, 31(3), 407-425.
  • Song H., Romilly P. and Liu X. (2000) "Empirical Study of Outbound Tourism Demand in the UK", Applied Economics, 32(5), 611-624.

Editorial boards

  • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies (Routledge / Taylor and Francis Group).

Professor Xiaming Liu