2006 4th Biennial Conference on 14 - 16 December 2006 at Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Economic Association is holding its fourth Biennial Conference on December 14-16, 2006 at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong. The general theme is "Governments, Markets, and the Future of Capitalism", but papers in all areas are welcome. Please send abstract (with JEL codes, e-mail address, Fax and Phone number) and registration fee, payable to the Hong Kong Economic Association, to Ada Yeung, Department of Economics, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong. USD235(HKD1750) for HKEA members and USD300(HKD2300) for non-members. Session Organizers are welcome and will enjoy a 20% discount.

Registration/Reservation Forms

Call for Paper and Registration

Registration for Non-paper Presenters

Special Offer for Single-day Registrants

Conference Programme

Hotel Room Reservation form - Harbour Plaza Metropolis

Hotel Room Reservation Form - Royal Plaza Hotel

Hotel Room Reservation Form - Royal Park Hotel

Social Events on 14, 15 & 17 December 2006


Date: December 14-16, 2006
Venue: the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
General Theme:

"Governments, Markets, and the Future of Capitalism"

Keynote Speaker:
  • Prof. Peter Diamond, 
    Institute Professor, MIT.
    Title of talk: "Government and Markets in Pension Provision"
  • Prof. Lawrence J. Lau, 
    Vice Chancellor, Chinese University of Hong Kong.
    Title of talk: "The Efficiency of Family-Controlled Firms"
  • Prof. Yew-Kwang Ng, 
    Professor of Economics, Monash University.
    Title of talk: "Towards an Internationally Acceptable National Success Indicator"
  • Prof. Assaf Razin,
    Professor of Economics, Tel Aviv University and Cornell University,
    Title of talk: "The Decline of the Welfare State: Political Economic Aspects"


The HKEA is grateful to the Real Estate Developers Association of Hong Kong, the Sino Land Co. Ltd. and the Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd. for generous donations in support of the fourth Biennial Conference.