KÜHNER Stefan, Prof.

  • 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 254 Scopus Citations
  • 8 Scopus h-Index
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Personal profile


Stefan obtained his Ph.D. from the Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York, United Kingdom. He joined Lingnan University in August 2016. His research interest centers on comparative and global social policy and research methods. He teaches Statistics for Social Science, Social Justice and Risk, Society and Modernity.

Research interests

Comparative and global social policy analysis, Social investment and productive welfare policy, Child well-being, Politics of welfare reform, Partisan theory and historical institutionalism, Comparative research methods

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Projects 2018 2020

Research Output 2007 2019

1 Scopus Citations

Defamilisation and familisation risks, adult worker models, and pro-employment/decommodification measures for women: the case of Hong Kong

YU, S. W. K., CHAU, C. M. R. & KÜHNER, S., May 2019, In : Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy. 35, 2, p. 194-210 17 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Hong Kong

Overall Child Subjective Well-Being: Preliminary Findings From Hong Kong

KÜHNER, S., 19 Jun 2019.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsPresentationPresentation

Personal income, local communities and happiness in a rich global city: evidence from Hong Kong

KÜHNER, S., LAU, M., JIANG, J. & WEN, Z., 8 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Asian Public Policy.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Hong Kong

Activities 2016 2019

  • 1 Editorial (Book Series)
  • 1 Editorial Membership
  • 1 Seminar / Talk / Other Presentation

Social Policy and Administration (Journal)

Stefan KÜHNER (Member of editorial board)
2019 → …

Activity: Editorial / Peer-review Work Editorial Membership

Research in Comparative and Global Social Policy Book Series (Journal)

Heejung CHUNG (Series Editor), Alexandra KAASCH (Series Editor), Stefan KUEHNER (Series Editor)
2016 → …

Activity: Editorial / Peer-review Work Editorial (Book Series)