Dr Chun Kit (Andy) Chung
Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
Introductory Mathematics for Economics 1
Areas of interestI am interested in empirical family and labour economics, especially topics related to human capital. I am also interested in other topics in applied microeconomics, such as sport. My current research topics include parenting, addictive behaviour, labour supply, native-immigrant earnings gap and football.
I am interested in supervising research students in empirical family and labour economics. I am also interested in other topics in applied microeconomics, such as sport.
BackgroundI obtained my undergraduate and master's degrees in Economics at University of London and University of Hong Kong, respectively. Then I completed my PhD in Economics at Chinese University of Hong Kong. From day one I studied Economics with a full-time job. I worked in a continuing education college as a College Lecturer and then a Programme Director when I was studying for my PhD. After completed my PhD, I did policy research in a think tank for three years and then I took up a lecturer position at my alma mater. I joined University of Reading in 2021.
PhD in Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong
MEcon, University of Hong Kong
PG Cert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, University of London
BSc in Economics, University of London
Dip in Economics, University of London
Please visit my personal website https://andychung.weebly.com/
- Chung, A. ORCID: 0000-0003-4167-4012 , Xiong, Y. , Zhang, J. (2022) An economic analysis of tiger parenting: evidence from child developmental delay or learning disability. Labour Economics , 78 ISSN: 0927-5371 | doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.labeco.2022.102226
- Chung, A. ORCID: 0000-0003-4167-4012 (2009) Gender difference in suicide, household production and unemployment. Applied Economics , 41 (19). pp. 2495-2504. ISSN: 1466-4283 | doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00036840802599446