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Dr Baochun PENG
  • Assistant Professor
BSc, MSc, DPhil
PhD, Economics
Oxford University

bpeng@polyu.edu.hk
2766 7068
2330 9845
M604
Research Area:
Economics

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
  • International economics and development economics



Dr. Peng received DPhil in Economics from the University of Oxford, after obtaining a first-class degree in Economics and MSc in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics from the London School of Economics.  He had lectured at the University of St Andrews and the University of Manchester before coming to the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

"Status and Income Inequality in a Knowledge Economy", forthcoming, The Journal of Economic Inequality.

“Rent-Seeking Activities and the ‘Brain Gain’ Effects of Migration”, 2009, Canadian Journal of Economics, 42; 1561-1577.

“Relative Deprivation, Wealth Inequality and Economic Growth”, 2008, Journal of Economics, 94:223-229.

 “Social Interaction and Effort in a Success-at-Work Augmented Utility Model”, 2008, Journal of Socio-Economics, 37:1309-1318. (with George Bratsiotis)