ZHOU (Joe) YU portrait
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Family And Consumer Studies
  • Associate Professor, Family And Consumer Studies
  • Faculty Affiliate, Asian Studies Program
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Publications

  • Zhou Yu (date unknown). "Immigrant Housing-Growing Demand and Increasing Uncertainty." edited by Xiaoshuo Hou, Blackwell En.... Accepted, .
  • Mike Haan (date unknown). Chapter 3. Cohort Progress toward Household Formation and Homeownership: A Comparison of Immigrant Racialized Minority Groups in Canada and the United States. University of Toronto Press. Accepted, .
  • Jessie Fan (date unknown). Prevalence and Risk Factors of Consumer Financial Fraud in China. Journal of Family and Economic Issues. Accepted, .
  • Han Li (date unknown). "Amenity, Accessibility and Housing Values in Metropolitan USA: A Study of Salt Lake County, Utah" in Cities. Accepted, .
  • Michael Haan (date unknown). Cohort Progress toward Household Formation and Homeownership: A Comparison of Immigrant Visible Minority Groups in Canada and the United States. Housing Policy Debate. Accepted, .
  • Jessie Fan (date unknown). Understanding Aging and Consumer Fraud Victimization in the Chinese Context: A Two-Stage Conceptual Approach. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect. Vol. 33. Accepted, .
  • Juan Lin (date unknown). Internet access, spillover and regional development in China. Sustainability. Accepted, .
  • Zhou Yu (date unknown). “Assimilation and Rising Taiwanese Identity: Taiwan-born Immigrants in the United States, 1990-2000.” Zhou Yu and Lan-hong Nora Chiang, in Journal of Population Studies, Vol 38, pp. 115-160, 2009. Accepted, .
  • Zhou Yu (date unknown). “Misleading Comparisons of Homeownership Rates When the Variable Effect of Household Formation is Ignored: Explaining Rising Homeownership and the Homeownership Gap between Blacks and Asians.” Zhou Yu and Dowell Myers, v. 47 (12), 2615-2640, Urban Studies. Accepted, .
  • Gary Painter (date unknown). Leaving Gateway Metropolitan Areas: Immigrants and the Housing Market. Urban Studies. Vol. 45, 28. Accepted, .
  • Jiawei Yu (date unknown). Changing distribution of the floating population and its determinants in urban China: Economic transition, public policy and amenity. Habitat International. Accepted, .
  • Gary Painter (date unknown). “Immigrants and housing markets in mid-size metropolitan areas.” Gary Painter and Zhou Yu, in International Migration Review v.44, 442-476 (equal authorship). Accepted, .
  • Gary Painter (date unknown). "Caught in the Housing Bubble: Immigrants' Housing Outcomes in Traditional Gateways and Newly Emerging Destinations" in Urban Studies Volume 51 Issue 4, March 2014. Accepted, .
  • Zhou Yu (date unknown). Homeownership Attainment of Adult Children in Urban China: Parental Attributes and Financial Support. Housing Studies. Accepted, .
  • Zhou Yu (date unknown). Macro effects on the household formation of China's young adults – demographics, institutional factors, and regional differences. International Journal of Housing Policy. 512-540. Accepted, .
  • Zhou Yu (date unknown). "Cohort Progress toward Household Formation and Homeownership: Young Immigrant Cohorts in Los Angeles and Toronto Compared." with Michael Haan, Racial and Ethnic Studies, 2011. Accepted, .

Presentations

  • Two Wild Cards in Changing Demographics and Housing Demand—The Millennial Generation and Immigration. , Presented, 2017.
  • Is Generation Y a New 'Lost Generation' in the Aftermath of the Great Recession? Immigration, Household Formation, Homeownership, and Future Housing Demand. , Presented, 2011.
  • “Has homeownership been inflated? Declining household formation and hidden renter distress” with Dowell Myers, Utah State University, Logan. , Presented, 2006.
  • Homeownership Attainment of Adult Children in Urban China: Parental Attributes and Financial Support. , Presented, 2019.
  • Three Sources of Data for Social Science Research in China. , Presented, 2017.
  • Housing Attainment of Young Adults in China in International Association for China Planning. , Presented, 2020.
  • “Parental Attributes and Financial Support: The Housing Attainment of Adult Children in Contemporary Urban China” July 5-7, 2018, CHFS conference, Chengdu, Sichuan. , Presented, 2018.
  • Intergenerational Transfer of Income and Housing Attainment: Young Adults in Contemporary China in A Decent Home for All: International Symposium on Housing in China. , Accepted, 2018.
  • “Immigration to the United States and Canada’s Spatial Mismatch and Policy Impact.” Michael Haan and Zhou Yu, 05/2018, PAA 2018, Denver, CO. , Presented, 2018.
  • “Internal Migration of the Foreign-born in the U.S.” 05/2018, PAA2018, Denver, CO. , Presented, 2018.
  • "Household Formation in Urban China: Age, Migration, and Institution" in Urban China Research Network Conference in Xi’an. , Presented, 2016.
  • Changing determinants of homeownership in China. , Presented, 2013.
  • The Interaction of Culture and Context among Ethno-Racial Groups in the Housing Markets of Canada and the United States: Differences in the Gateway City Effect across Groups and Countries. , Presented, 2012.
  • Caught in the Housing Bubble: Immigrants' Housing Outcomes in Traditional Gateways and Newly Emerging Destinations. , Presented, 2012.
  • Caught in the Housing Bubble: Immigrants' Housing Outcomes in Traditional Gateways and Newly Emerging Destinations. , Presented, 2011.
  • Determinants of household formation among China's post 1970 generation— demographics, economic determinants, institutional factors and regional disparities." International Conference on Urban China. , Presented, 2011.
  • "Cohort Progress toward Household Formation and Homeownership: Young Immigrant Cohorts in Los Angeles and Toronto Compared." with Michael Haan, Population Association of America Annual Meeting 2010, Dallas, TX. , Presented, 2010.
  • “Misleading Comparisons of Homeownership Rates When the Variable Effect of Household Formation is Ignored: Explaining Rising Homeownership and the Homeownership Gap between Blacks and Asian.” with Dowell Myers, ACSP 2009, Washington DC. , Presented, 2009.
  • “Identity Formation among Taiwan immigrants in the U.S.: Assimilation vs. Rising Bentu Identity.” with Lan-hong Nora Chiang, AAG 2009, Las Vegas. , Presented, 2009.
  • “Diverging trajectories of immigrant residential assimilation, 2000-2006: homeownership attainment and household formation.” PAA 2008, New Orleans. , Presented, 2008.
  • "Pace and Trajectory of Immigrants toward Homeownership: Variable Rates of Translating Human Capital into Residential Integration from 1970 to 2000" with Dowell Myers. PAA 2007, New York. , Presented, 2007.
  • “Homeownership and Residential Overcrowding of Immigrant Migrants: Southern California as a Stepping Stone for Assimilation?” PAA 2006, Los Angeles. , Presented, 2006.
  • “Leaving Gateway Metropolitan Areas: Immigrants and the Housing Market.” with Gary Painter, 2005, AREUEA Annual Conference, Boston, MA. , Presented, 2006.
  • Household Formation and Housing Attainment and Household Formation and Housing Consumption in Transitional China: Demographic, Economic, and Institutional Factors. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Convergence or Divergence among China’s Two Largest Generations during Housing Reform—Household Formation and Housing Attainment. Poster, Accepted, 2016.
  • "Are We Really Better Off With Higher Homeownership? Growing Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Household Mortgage Debt Burden Since 1980" APPAM conference. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • "How have immigrants adapted to the housing markets of mid-size metropolitan areas in the U.S.?” with Gary Painter, PAA 2008, New Orleans. Poster, Presented, 2008.

Research Groups

  • Zachary Zimmer et. al., . IPIA. 2008 - present.

Languages

  • Mandarin Chinese, Fluent.
  • English, Fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • United States
  • China
  • Taiwan
  • Hong Kong