News & Events

15 Mar 2018 "Game Day Effect on Stock Market: Evidence from Four Major Sports Leagues in U.S." Read more
2 Feb 2018 "Investor Preference, Corporate Social Performance, and Stock Prices" Read more
2 Dec 2016 Green Office Guide Read more
17 Sep 2016 Our Students won Third Prize in SCMP/IFPHK Financial Planner Awards Read more

Student Competition

Our Students won Third Prize in SCMP/IFPHK Financial Planner Awards 2016 Read more

Student Competition

08 April 2016 Our students are awarded in the EYAcademy’s CSR Challenge 2016 Read more

Student Competition

Our students won Merit Award in Deloitte Tax Championship 2014 National Competition. 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.