|Asst Prof Zhou Wubiao|
Division of Sociology
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences
- PhD Cornell University 2006
- MA(Sociology) Peking University 1999
- BA(Sociology) Peking University 1996
|Professor Zhou is currently in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences since June 2006. He received his Bachelor degree in Sociology and Law from Peking University, and Ph.D. degree in Sociology from Cornell University, respectively.
His research and teaching interests include Economic Sociology, Entrepreneurship, Economic Development, Organization, Social Inequality, and Quantitative Methods. He uses quantitative, game-theoretic, and analytic narrative approaches for research.
For more details, please see his personal webpage at http://www.ntu.edu.sg/home/wbzhou.
|Prof Zhou's areas of expertise are economic sociology, entrepreneurship and economic development, organizations, and income inequality.|
|Research Grant |
- NTU Internal Funding - New Initiative Funding - New Silk Road (2011-)
- RCC (2006-)
- RCC (2010-)
|Current Projects |
- Business Strategies Among Chinese Entrepreneurial Firms The Growth of The New Economic Elite In China
- Institutions and Enterpreneurship: An Empirical Investigation of Capitalist Firms in Chinese Societies
- Political Capital and the Emergence of the New Economic Elite in China
- Separation of Ownership and Control in Chinese Private Enterprises
- Wubiao Zhou. (2013). Political Connections and Entrepreneurial Investment: Evidence from China’s Transition Economy. Journal of Business Venturing, 28(2), 299-315. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbusvent.2012.05.004.
- Wubiao Zhou. (2012). Determinants and Effects of Research Partnerships in China’s Emerging Market. Contemporary Economic Policy, 30(1), 129-147. doi:10.1111/j.1465-7287.201.
- Zhou Wubiao. (2012). Regulatory Models and Entrepreneurial Growth: Evidence from China’s Transition Economy. ,” Strategic Change: Briefings in Entrepreneurial Finance , 21(3-4), 119-142. DOI: 10.1002/jsc.1899.
- Wubiao Zhou. (2011). Regional Deregulation and Entrepreneurial Growth in China’s Transition Economy. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 23(9-10), 853-876. DOI: 10.1080/08985626.2011.577816.
- Wubiao Zhou. (2009). Bank Financing in China's Private Sector: The Payoffs of Political Capital. World Development, 37(4), 787-799. doi:10.1016/j.worlddev.2008.07.011.