Dr. Sung (Ph.D. in Economics, University of Minnesota, 1979) was Chairman of the Economics Department of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) for 17 years (1995 – 2012). He is currently adjunct Professor of the Department, Associate Director of the Joint Shanghai – Hong Kong Development Institute (CUHK and Fudan University), and Associate Director of the Economic Research Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, CUHK. He received two prestigious awards in the field of economics in China, namely, Sun YeFang Award of Economic Science (2009-10), and Award of the Pekang Chang Research Foundation of Development Economics (2009).


He is Corresponding Editor of Asian Pacific Economic Literature, members of Editorial Boards of China Review: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Greater China, Asian-Pacific Journal of Business, and The Global Studies Journal, and also member of the Advisory Committee of China Economic Journal. In public service, he is member of Chinese Association of Hong Kong and Macau Studies (2013 – present), of Expert Advisory Committee of the Institute of Free Trade Areas of Sun Yat-Sen University (2015 – present), Honorary Senior Research Fellow of Hong Kong Policy Research Institute and of Bauhinia Institute, Academic Advisor of Hong Kong Cultural Development Institute, and member of Advisory Committee of Citizen Action Design Limited.


曾任太平洋經濟合作香港委員會主席 (2007-2012)、特區政府創新辦之公共政策研究資助計劃評審委員會委員(2013-2019)及香港貿易發展局之内地商貿諮詢委員會委員 (2009-12),亦曾任澳洲國立大學研究員(1985))及芝加哥大學(1985)、哈佛大學(1989-90)和諾定咸大學(1996)之訪問學者。他的研究興趣包括國際貿易與經濟發展及中、港、台三地之投資及貿易。他曾著書九冊,編書七冊,並就研究專長發表眾多論文。


Dr. Yun-Wing Sung

Project Change Associate Director