News & Events

5 Sep 2018 "Does the Weighted Voting Rights (WVR) Structure Create Value for Shareholders in the Long Run?" Read more
4 Sep 2018 "Credit Rating Agencies and Accounting Frauds" Read more
18 Apr 2018 Our Students won the Nominated Case Award in 2017 Global Contest for the Best China-Focused Cases Read more
1 Jan 2018 AF Newsletter 2017 Read more


25 Feb 2018 TVB Big Big Chanenl Kids Talk: 小智慧 大理財︰用利是錢 教孩子 點理財 Read more


Our Team Members

About us

The economics team in the School of Accounting and Finance has over 10 regular members and several temporary/visiting members. All regular members have a PhD degree in economics or finance and are actively engaged in teaching and research. Team members regularly publish their research outputs in renowned internationally refereed journals.

Our teaching

Our team offers economics subjects at undergraduate, master and doctoral levels. Our major teaching duties include offering general education in economics to all students in the University, introductory and specialized economics subjects to business and science/engineering undergraduate students, managerial economics subjects to MBA students, China-related subjects to MSc in China Business Studies students, and advanced level economics to DBA and PhD students.

Our research

Our major research focus includes international economics, financial economics, industrial organization and information economics, Chinese economy, and economics of environment and resources. Our recent publications include articles published in Applied Economics, Canadian Journal of Economics, China Economic Review, Economica, Economics Letters, Financial Management, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Finance, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of International Money and Finance, Managerial and Decision Economics, Review of International Economics and World Development.

Our services

Our team members regularly contribute their expert knowledge to the professional community. Examples of professional services conducted by our team members include providing high-level consultancy services to Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), serving as executive committee member of the Hong Kong Economic Association (HKEA), and serving as external examiners of PhD and MPhil theses for reputable local and overseas universities.