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

  • Ng, Y., & Yaisawarng, S. (in press). Can a Government Initiate Enterprise Reform to Improve Efficiency? A Cross-section Analysis of Chinese Pharmaceutical Industry. Frontiers of Economics in China.
  • Ng, E., & Ng, Y. (2016). What explains the total factor productivity gap between OECD economies and the U.S.?. Applied Economics, 48(32), 3005 - 3019.
  • Wong, E., Lo, S., Ng, Y., Lee, L., Yuen, T., Chan, J. T.; Chair, S. Y.; (2015). Cost-effectiveness of 'Program We Care' for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a case-control study. International Emergency Nursing, 27, 37 - 41.
  • Yaisawarng, S., & Ng, Y. (2014). The Impact of Higher Education Reform on Research Performance of Chinese Universities. China Economic Review, 31, 94-105.
  • Tang, G., Wei, L., Snape, E., & Ng, Y. (2014). How effective human resource management promotes corporate entrepreneurship: evidence from China. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 26(12), 1586 - 1601.
  • Ng, Y., & Wei, L. (2012). Efficiency of Chinese Enterprises: Does Human Resource Management Matter?. Applied Economics Letters, 19(1), 35-39.
  • Ng, Y. (2011). The Produtive Efficiency of Chinese Hospitals. China Economic Review, 22(3), 428 - 439.
  • Wong, Eliza M. L., Rainer, Timonthy H., Ng, Y., Chan, M., & Lopez, V. (2011). Cost-effectiveness of Dermabond Versus Sutures for Lacerated Wound Closure: A Randomised Controlled Trial. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 17(6), 4-8.
  • Man, S. Y., Wong, E. M. L., Ng, Y. C., Lau, P. F., Chan, M. S., Lopez, V., Mak, P. S. K., Graham, C. A., &; Rainer, T. H. (2009). Cost-consequence Analysis Comparing 2-Octyl Cyanoacrylate Tissue Adhesive and Suture for Closure of Simple Lacerations: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 53(2), 189-197.
  • Ng, Y. C., & Li, S. K. (2009). Efficiency and Productivity Growth in Chinese Universities during the Post-reform Period. China Economic Review, 20(2), 183-192.
  • Ma, Y., & Ng, Y. C. (2008). Bootstrapping Statistical Inferences of Decomposition Methods for Gender Earnings Differentials. Applied Economics, 40(12), 1583-1593.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2008). The Productivity Efficiency of the Health Care Sector of China. The Review of Regional Studies, 38(3), 381-393.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2007). Gender Earnings Differentials and Regional Economic Development in Urban China. Review of Income and Wealth, 53(1), 148-166.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2006). Levels of Computer Self-efficacy, Computer Use and Earnings in China. Economics Letters, 90(3), 427-432.
  • Ng, Y. C. (2005). Training Determinants and Productivity Impact of Training in China: A Case of Shanghai. Economics of Education Review, 24(3), 275-295.
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