Has China’s GBA Achieved the Desired Economic Momentum in Guangdong?

Urbanization – manifested through level of infrastructure development, perception of businesses, and state of labor market – has the potential to catalyze economic growth and improve human capital outcomes.  In 2017, the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) into a megalopolis was codified in a government report in China. GBA consists of […]

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Does Working from Home Work?

An important question facing workplace policy is whether there are significant differences in productivity levels between working from home and working in office? ACI research examines this question through temporal and geographical variation in state-imposed closure of workplaces during the COVID-19 pandemic to estimate whether WFH changes work patterns. The study looks into a census […]

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