Department of Economics

2017-18

2017-18

Semester 1, 2017-18
Date & Venue Speaker Topic
13 September 2017
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Prof. Maoliang YE
Xiamen University
One Step at a Time: Does Gradualism Build Coordination?
27 September 2017
10:30-12:00
WLB534
Mr. Guangyu PEI
University of Zurich
Impact of Ambiguity Shock
8 November 2017
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Dr. Ting CHEN
Princeton University and CUHK (Shenzhen)
Trading Favors: Untangling the Web of Corruption between Public Officials and Firms in China’s Land Market
Semester 2, 2017-18
Date & Venue Speaker Topic
23 January 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Dr. Vinci CHOW
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1. Estimating Unobservable Effect with Image Data

2. Predicting Auction Price of Vehicle License Plate with Deep Recurrent Neural Network
24 January 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB905
Mr. Ting Yuen Terry CHEUNG
Washington University in St. Louis
Schooling, Skill Demand and Differential Fertility in the Process of Structural Transformation
6 February 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB905
Prof. Yangguang HUANG
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Whom to Educate? Financial Fraud and Investor Awareness
7 February 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB905
Mr. Xinyu FAN
University of California, Los Angeles
Elite Persistence, Power Struggles and Coalition Dynamics
12 February 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Prof. Hongliang ZHANG
Hong Kong Baptist University
Parental Send-down Selection and Children’s Reverse Altruism -- The Twins Experiment in China
26 February 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Prof. Rongzhu KE
Hong Kong Baptist University
Ranking Information System with a Global Approach
5 March 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Prof. Ruixin WANG
Hong Kong Baptist University
Gift-giving and Risk Sharing: A Theory of Signaling and Evidence from Rural China
8 March 2018
12:00-13:00
WLB917
Prof. Junyan JIANG
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Informal Institutions and Authoritarian Information Systems: Theory and Evidence from China
12 March 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Prof. Han Steffan QI
Hong Kong Baptist University
Fragmentation and Domestic Value-added in Gross Exports
22 March 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB601
Prof. Yujing XU
The University of Hong Kong
Inter-Dealer Trades in OTC Markets — Who Buys and Who Sells?
27 March 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Prof. Weiwei WENG
Hong Kong Baptist University
“Only Children” and Teamwork
28 March 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Prof. Chen ZHAO
The University of Hong Kong
Representativeness and Similarity
9 April 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Mr. Ryan MAN
Hong Kong Baptist University
Should Airbnb Really to be Blamed? The impact of Airbnb on house prices: A panel data approach
10 April 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Prof. Jia YUAN
University of Macau
What Drives People Risk-seeking?—Puzzling Evidence from Chinese Lottery Market
16 April 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Prof. Melody Pei-yu LO
Hong Kong Baptist University
Evolution of Meaning in Sender Receiver Games
23 April 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Dr. Ting CHEN
Princeton University and CUHK (Shenzhen)
War, Nationalism, and the Rise of Communism in China
7 May 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Prof. Paul S.K. LUK
Hong Kong Baptist University
Welfare and Optimal Bank Capital Structure: A Macro-finance Approach
28 May 2018
12:00-13:30
DLB908
Prof. Kang Hua CAO
Hong Kong Baptist University
A Simple Theory of the Aggregate Production Function
26 July 2018
12:00-13:30
WLB917
Prof. Zheng YU
City University of Hong Kong
A Model of Tournament Incentives with Corruption
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