Department of Economics

Conferences and Workshops

conferences and workshops

Conferences and Workshops organized by the Department
Date Topic
21 Apr 2017 HKBU Workshop on Experimental Economics

1. "Experiments with Real World Social Networks" - presented by Prof. Tanya ROSENBLAT, University of Michigan

2. "Family Background, After-School Tutoring, and Student Achievement: Experimental Evidence from Rural China" - presented by Dr. Hongliang ZHANG, Hong Kong Baptist University 

3. "An Experimental Study of the Competitive Saving Motive" - presented by Prof. Binglin
GONG, East China Normal University

4. "Pro-Social Compliance in P2P Lending: a Field Experiment" - presented by Prof. Lingfang
LI, Fudan University

5. "Peer Effects and Risky Decision-making under Competition" - presented by Prof. Fanzheng
YANG, Central University of Finance and Economics

6. "Lying in a Foreign Language" - presented by Prof. Yang
YANG, Sun Yat-sen University
29 Nov 2016 Workshop on Labor Economics

1. "Trade Liberalization and Child Labor in China" - presented by Prof. Zhong ZHAO, Renmin University of China

2. "Social Norms and Female Labor Force Participation in Urban China" - presented by Prof. Suqin GE, Virginia Tech 
8 Mar 2016 Career Workshop 2016

The workshop is co-organized by Barclays Internal Audit & Department of Economics, Hong Kong Baptist University
26 Feb 2016 Workshop on Productivity Analysis

1. "Drivers of Bank Efficiency: Support for Agency Theory as Evidenced by Family of Model Specifications" - presented by Ms. Natalya Zelenyuk, School of Business, University of Queensland

2. "Marketization and Sources of Labour Productivity Growth in China"
-presented by Dr. Kanghua Cao, Department of Economics, School of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University

3. "Nonparametric Least Squares Methods for Stochastic Frontier Models"
-presented by Dr. Valentin Zelenyuk, School of Economics and Director of Centre for Efficiency and Productivity Analysis, University of Queensland

29 Apr 2015 Public Policy Seminar on Hong Kong's Electricity Future - Lessons from the U.S. market reform experience

Co-sponsored by the School of Accounting and Finance of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the IEEE HK PES Chapter, and the Hong Kong Association for Energy Economics (HKAEE)
11 Nov 2013 Public Policy Seminar on Hong Kong's Electricity Future -- Deregulation of Small Electricity Markets:
Israel and Alberta

Co-sponsored by The Department of Economics and Hong Kong Energy Studies Centre (HKESC), HKBU