Recent Publications

Chatterjee, S., & Fan, L. (2017). Household demand for private long-term care insurance: Evidence from a national study. Economics Bulletin, 37(3), 1975-1981.
Chatterjee, S., Fan, L., Jacobs, B., & Haas, R. (2017). Risk Tolerance and Goals-Based Savings Behavior of Households: The Role of Financial Literacy. Journal of Personal Finance, 16(1), 66-77.
Fan, L., & Chatterjee, S. (2017). Application of Situational Stimuli for Examining the Effectiveness of Financial Education: A Behavioral Finance Perspective. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance (forthcoming), available: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbef.2017.12.009
Fan, L., & Chatterjee, S. (2017). Borrowing decisions of households: An examination of the information search process. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 28(1), 95-106.
Fisher, P. & Yao, R. (2017). Gender Differences in Financial Risk Tolerance. Journal of Economic Psychology, forthcoming.
Grable, J.E. & Rabbani, A. (2017). Does engagement in the stock market shape willingness to take financial risk? Journal of Financial Service Professionals, 71(5): 17-20.
Rabbani, A., Grable, J.E., Heo, W., Nobre, L., Kuzniak, S. (2017). Association between stock market volatility and changes in financial risk tolerance scores during the Great Recession. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 28(1): 140-154.
Lei, S. & Yao, R. (2016). Use of financial planners and portfolio performance. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 27(1), 92-108.
Yao, R. & Lei, S. (2016). Prior investment outcomes and stock investment in defined contribution plans. Applied Economics Letters, 23(14), 999-1002.
Yao, R. (2016). Financial wellbeing of Asian Americans. In J. J. Xiao (Ed.) Handbook of consumer finance research (pp. 225-238). Switzerland: Springer.
Yao, R. (2016). Financial wellbeing of Asian Americans. In J. J. Xiao (Ed.) Handbook of consumer finance research (pp. 225-238). Switzerland: Springer.
Grable, J.E., Heo, W. & Rabbani, A.G. (2015). Financial anxiety, physiological arousal, and planning intention. Journal of Financial Therapy, 5(2): 1-18.
Kuzniak, S., Rabbani, A., Heo, W., Ruiz-Menjivar, J., Grable, J.E. (2015). The Grable and Lytton risk-tolerance scale: A 15-Year retrospective. Financial Services Review, 24(2): 177-192.
Lei, S., & Yao, R. (2015). Behavior perspectives on making investment mistakes. Consumer Interests Annual, 61.
Lei, S. & Yao, R. (2015). Factors related to making investment mistakes in a down market. Journal of Personal Finance, 14(2), 34-42.
Park, E., & Yao, R. (2015). Financial risk attitude and behavior: Do planners help increase consistency? Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 1-15.
Yao, R. & Xu, Y. (2015). Chinese urban households' security market participation: Does investment knowledge and having a long-term plan help? Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 36(3), 328-339.
Curl, A.L., Sharpe, D., Noone, J. (2014). Gender differences in self-employment of older workers in the United States and New Zealand. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, 41(1), 29-52.
Grable, J.E., & Rabbani, A.G. (2014). Risk tolerance across life domains: Evidence from a sample of older adults. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 25(2): 174-183.
Lei, S., & Yao, R. (2014). The impact of financial planning on portfolio performance. Proceedings of the Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education, p. 23.
Lyons, A.C., Xu, Y., & Yao, R. (2014). Financial inclusion and shadow banking in China: Household's usage of the formal and informal financial sectors. Proceedings of the Asian Consumer and Family Economics Association, 215-221.
Yao, R., Xiao, J.J., & Liao, L. (2014). Effects of age on saving motives of Chinese urban consumers. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 36(2), 224-238.
Yao, R., Lyons, A.C., & Xu, Y. (2014). Financial planning and investment decisions: Evidence from Chinese urban households. Proceedings of the Asian Consumer and Family Economics Association, 532-542.
Xiao, J.J., Yao, R., & Liao, L. (2014). Consumer debt delinquency by family lifecycle categories. International Journal of Bank Marketing, 32(1), 43-59.
Haron, S.A., Sharpe, D.L., Abdel-Ghany, M., & Masud, J. (2013). Moving up the savings hierarchy: Examining savings motives of older Malay Muslim. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 34, 314-328. (DOI 10.1007/s10834-012-9333-0).
Kelley, R.N., Lawrence, F.C., Plauche, H.P. (2013). Increasing influence of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning: Documentation of Indexing in Prominent Databases. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 24(2), 3-4.
Sharpe, D.L., Yao, R., & Liao, L. (2012). Correlates of credit card adoption in urban China. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 33(2), 156-166.