About the School

Academic Departments


Associate Professor, Department of Economics

Programme Director, MSc in Applied Economics

Research Interests

Human Capital and Labor Economics, Health Economics and Health Services Research, Economics of Education and Training

  • Nelson, E. A. S., Tam, J. S., Yu, L. M., Ng, Y. C., Bresee, J. S., Poon, K. H., Ng, C. H., Ip, K. S., Mast, T. C., Chan, P. K-S., Parashar, U. D., Fok, T. F., & Glass, R. I. (2005). Hospital-based Study of the Economic Burden of Rotavirus-Associated Diarrhea in Hong Kong. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 192(1), S64-S70.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2004). Economic Development, Human Capital, and Gender Earnings Differentials in China. Economics of Education Review, 23(6), 587-603.
  • Ng, Y. C., & Siu, N. Y. M. (2004). Training and Enterprise Performance in Transition: Evidence from China. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 15(4-5), 878-894.
  • Ng, Y. C., & Li, S. K. (2003). Training and Productive Efficiency in Transition Economies. Oxford Economic Papers, 55(4), 607-624.
  • Ng, Y. C., & Chang, M. K. (2003). The Impact of Computerization on Firm Performance: A Case of Shanghai Manufacturing Enterprises. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 54(10), 1029-1037.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2003). Earnings and 'Skill' Allocation in the Canadian Labor Market. International Journal of Manpower, 24(8), 964-980.
  • Jacobs, P., Stafinski, T., Ng, Y. C., Dodd, R., Larke, B., Wong, W. (2003). Labor Force Participation among Individuals with Hepatitis C in the United States. Pacific Accounting Review, 21(8), 565-572.
  • Sin, D. D., Stafinski, T., Ng, Y. C., Bell, N. R., & Jacobs, P. (2002). The Impact of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) on Work Loss in the United States. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 65, 704-707.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2001). Overeducation and Undereducation and Their Effect on Earnings: Evidence from Hong Kong 1986-1996. Pacific Economic Review, 6(3), 401-418.
  • Rainer, T. H., Jacobs, P., Ng, Y. C., Cheung, N. K., Tam, M., Lam, P. K. W.,
    Wong, R.,
    Cocks, R. A. (2001). Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Intravenous Analgesia for Pain After Limb Injury. British Medical Journal, 321, 1247-1251.
  • Ng, Y. C., Jacobs, P., & Johnson, J. A. (2001). Productivity Costs Due to Diabetes in United States. Diabetes Care, 24(2), 257-261.
  • Ng, Y. C., & Li, S. K. (2000). Measuring the Research Performance of Chinese Higher Education Institutions: An Application of the Data Envelopment Analysis. Education Economics, 8(2), 139-156.
  • Ng, Y. C., Li, S. K., & Tsang, S. K. (2000). The Incidence of Surplus Labor in Rural China: A Non-parametric Estimation. Journal of Comparative Economics, 28(4), 565-580.
  • Cohn, E., & Ng, Y. C. (2000). Incidence and Wage Effects of Overschooling and Underschooling in Hong Kong. Economics of Education Review, 19(2), 159-168.
  • Cohn, E., Johnson, E., & Ng, Y. C. (2000). Incidence and Wage Effects of Overschooling in the United States and Hong Kong. Research in Labor Economics, 19, 29-61.
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