Researchers

Elizabeth LUI

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Elizabeth LUI

Kin-Man Wan is a PhD candidate in the Department of Government and Public Administration at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He holds a M.A. in Sociology from the National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan. His research interest includes the political economy of regime type, inequality, politics of sport, Hong Kong politics, and Methodology. His recent articles have been published in World Development, and Social Indicators Research.

Kin-Man WAN

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Kin-Man WAN

Kin-Man Wan is a PhD candidate in the Department of Government and Public Administration at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He holds a M.A. in Sociology from the National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan. His research interest includes the political economy of regime type, inequality, politics of sport, Hong Kong politics, and Methodology. His recent articles have been published in World Development, and Social Indicators Research.

Publications:
  • Kin-Man Wan*, Lawrence Ka-ki Ho, Natalie WM Wong, and Andy Chiu. 2020. “Fighting COVID-19 in Hong Kong: The Effects of Community and Social Mobilization.” World Development 134: 105055.
    • Reprinted in Li Che Lan Linda (ed.), Facts and Analysis: Canvassing COVID-19 Responses (City University of Hong Kong Press, 2021), pp. 145-165.
  • Kin-Man Wan*, Ka-U Ng, and Thunghong Lin. 2020. “The Political Economy of Football: Democracy, Income Inequality, and National Men’s Football Performance.” Social Indicators Research 151(3): 981-1013.
  • Stan Hok-Wui Wong and Kin-Man Wan. 2018. “The Housing Boom and the Rise of Localism in Hong Kong: Evidence from the Legislative Council Election in 2016.” China Perspectives 2018(3): 31-40.


Dr Wen WEN

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Dr Wen WEN

Wen WEN is a postdoc researcher at CPAL under the “Hong Kong Scholars Program”, who retains her Lecturer position in China University of Petroleum. She has earned a PhD degree in Management Science from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Her research interests drop in the interdisciplinary field of economics, management, and policy studies focusing on energy transition and sustainability issues. Her works have been published in peer-reviewed journals including Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, European Journal of Operational Research, Energy Economics, etc. She is now working on a youth project granted by the National Natural Science Foundation of China focusing on the diffusion mechanisms and promoting policies of electric vehicles.

Journal Articles:

Book:
  • Zhou, P., Wen, W., Wang, M., 2020. Efficiency of carbon emissions trading and firms’ emissions abatement decisions. China University of Petroleum Press. (in Chinese)


Conferences:
  • Wen, W., Walker, R.M., Zhou, P. (Apr 2021). Assessing the effectiveness of policy tools: Promoting electric vehicles during the pandemic. IRSPM (International Research Society for Public Management) Conference 2021, Virtual.
  • Yang, S., Zhou, P., Wen, W. (Oct 2020). Consumer heterogeneity and electric vehicle diffusion in the city level: A system dynamics study based on empirical data. Applied Energy Symposium: Low Carbon Cities & Urban Energy Systems, Virtual.
  • Wen, W., Zhou, P., Zhang, F.Q. (May 2017). Firm reactions toward emission trading scheme and carbon concerned consumers. The 28th POMS (Production and Operations Management Society) Annual Conference, Seattle, USA.
  • Wen, W., Zhou, P. (Jun 2016). Joint impacts of emission trading and consumer low-carbon awareness on firm’s decision. The 39th IAEE (International Association for Energy Economics) International Conference, Bergen, Norway.

  • Diffusion mechanisms and promoting policies for electric vehicles considering the social network effects (NSFC, 2020, PI)
  • Cognitive biases and firms’ emissions abatement decisions under the emissions trading scheme (UPC, 2019, PI)
  • Efficient organizational pattern for the integration of shale gas engineering (Industry, 2019, Co-I)

Dr Yuner ZHU

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Dr Yuner ZHU

Yuner ZHU is a postdoc researcher at the Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong. She obtained her PhD degree from Journalism and Media Studies Centre, University of Hong Kong. Her research interests primarily lie in applying computational methods to understand public opinion formation, political polarization, and information operations on social media in Greater China. Her works have appeared in prestigious academic journals like Journal of Communication and New Media & Society. To know more about her, feel free to visit her home page.

Publications:

Conferences:
  • Zhu Y. & Fu K.W. (2020). Mapping Ideological Landscape of Social Media: A Neural Network Approach. 2020 ICA Annual Conference.
  • Zhu Y. & Fu K.W. (2020). Fake Accounts, Real Impact: How social bots distort online discussion about 2019 Hong Kong Anti-extradition Bill social movement? 2020 ICA Annual Conference.
  • Zhu Y., Fu K.W., Mullican L. A., Ahmed F., Liang H., Tsz Z., Tse H., Saroha N., Yin J., Fung C. (2017, May). #PublicHealthChat: Analysis of Health Communication Events on Twitter. Paper accepted at the National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing and Media. Atlanta, USA.
  • Zhu Y. & Chen, P. (2016, June). Keywords Selection and Concepts Categorization in the Text Mining of News (in Chinese). Paper presented at the annual conference of Chinese Communication Society. Chiayi, Taiwan.