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Workshop on Law and Economics

We are extremely lucky that ten distinguished scholars have kindly agreed to present their research at the Workshop.

About our Faculty

Students voted Prof. Lim and Prof. Siu as Best Ten Lecturers of 2017

Congratulations to the recipients of the Best Ten Lecturers of 2017

Student & Us

Afternoon Talk with Prof. Francis Lui and Happy Hour with Economics Faculty

How to make yourself more employable than others?


Congregation 2017

Congratulations to our Economics Class of 2017!


Nobel Prize Popular Science Lecture on Economic Sciences

The IAS of HKUST has invited our own Prof. Wooyoung Lim to be the speaker of the event.

Student & Us

ECON Alumni Sharing

The Department of Economics invites our alumni to share with you their experience in landing their job, industry insights, and tips on the skills that are required for the job.

Achievements and Awards

Times Higher Education Ranking 2018 - HKUST Business & Economics No.1 in Asia

The Business School have been ranked No.1 in Asia or the world’s No.14 in Business and Economics. It is a ranking of world-class universities’ overall broad provision in the fields of business and economics, covering academic prestige and research excellence as well as the teaching environment, with an emphasis on the undergraduate experience. 

Achievements and Awards

QS World University Ranking, 2017

According to QS World University Ranking 2017 HKUST is ranked 24th under Economics and Econometrics. Ranking criteria include academic reputation, employer reputation and citations per paper.

About our Faculty

Warmly Welcome Two New Faculty Members: Prof. Kohei KAWAGUCHI and Prof. Yatang LIN

We are delighted to have Prof. Kohei KAWAGUCHI and Prof. Yatang LIN to join the HKUST Business School family as Assistant Professors.


About our Faculty

Prof Yukfai Fong promoted to Full Professor in July 2017

Prof Yukfai Fong promoted to Full Professor in July 2017. Prof Fong received his PhD in Economics from Boston University; his research interests include industrial organization, dynamic games, and applied microeconomic theory.  

About our Faculty

Prof Wooyoung Lim promoted to Associate Professor in July 2017

Prof Wooyoung Lim promoted to Associate Professor in July 2017. Prof Lim received his PhD in Economics from University of Pittsburgh; his research interests include games theory and experimental economics.

About our Faculty

Prof Sujata Visaria promoted to Associate Professor in July, 2017

Prof Sujata Visaria promoted to Associate Professor in July, 2017. Prof Visaria received her PhD from Columbia University; her research interests include development economics, applied microeconomics, institutional economics, financial economics, and welfare and poverty.

Student & Us

Graduation Dinner 2017

The Graduation Dinner, 2017 for UG, BBA in Economcis, BSc in Economcis and Finance, BSc in  Mathematics and Economics, and MSc, Economics, was held at May 9, last day of the Spring semester.

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MSc (Econ) Tram Ride

Great to cruise around HK island on this open-top antique tram for a 360 degree view of this urban city.