ARC Research Associate
School of Social Sciences
Faculty of Arts
- international migration;
- transnationalism and diaspora;
- environmental/climate change, migration, and adaptation in China;
- inequality associated with climate change-induced migration.
Date Position Institution name 2017 ARC Research Associate University of Adelaide 2006 - 2010 Program manager World Vision China
Language Competency Chinese (Mandarin) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Date Institution name Country Title 2011 - 2015 University of Adelaide Australia PhD 2003 - 2004 Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong, China Master
Year Citation 2018 Tan, Y., Liu, X., Rosser, A., Yeoh, B., & Guo, F. (2018). Transnationalism, diaspora, and development: A purposive review of the literature. Geography Compass, 12(12), 20 pages.
2017 Tan, Y., & Liu, X. (2017). Water shortage and inequality in Minqin Oasis of northwest China: Adaptive policies and farmers’ perceptions. Local Environment, OnilnePubl(8), 1-18.
DOI Scopus1 WoS1
2015 Tan, Y., Liu, X., & Hugo, G. (2015). Exploring relationship between social inequality and adaptations to climate change: evidence from urban household surveys in the Yangtze River delta, China. Population and Environment, 36(4), 400-428.
DOI Scopus6 WoS5
Year Citation 2018 Tan, Y., & Liu, X. (2018). Climate extremes, political participation and migration intentions of farmers: A case study in western China. In F. Castillo, M. Wehner, & D. Stone (Eds.), Extreme Events and Climate Change: A Multidisciplinary Approach. United States: Wiley & Sons. 2016 Tan, Y., Liu, X., & Hugo, G. (2016). Exploring the relationship between social inequality and environmentally-induced migration: evidence from urban household surveys in Shanghai and Nanjing of China. In R. McLeman, T. Schade, & T. Faist (Eds.), Environmental Migration and Social Inequality (Vol. 61, pp. 73-90). Switzerland: Springer.
Year Citation 2012 Tan, Y., & Liu, X. (2012). Exploring relationship between social inequality and environmentally-induced migration: Evidence from urban household surveys in Shanghai and Nanjing, China. In Tracing Social Inequalities in Environmentally-Induced Migration Vol. 61 (pp. 73-90). Bielefeld, Germany.
Year Citation 2013 Tan, Y., & Liu, X. C. (2013). In-situ adaption and out-migration: Enablers and constraints among rural households of the mountainous region of southern Ningxia, northwest China. Poster session presented at the meeting of XXVII IUSSP International Population Conference. Busan, Korea.
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Year Citation 2016 Liu, X. (2016). Australia’s Chinese and Indian business diasporas: Demographic characteristics and engagement in business, trade and investment.
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