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2020

After-School Tutoring, Household Substitution and Student Achievement: Experimental Evidence from Rural China

BEHRMAN, J. R., FAN, C. S., WEI, X., ZHANG, H. & ZHANG, J., 21 Jan 2020, United States: University of Pennsylvania, 50 p. (University of Pennsylvania Population Center Working Papers (PSC/PARC); no. 2020-36).

Research output: Working paperWorking paper series

Open Access
Household
Substitution
Rural China
Student achievement
Public input

A Microclimate Study of Traffic and Pedestrianization Scenarios in a Densely Populated Urban City

WONG, P. P. Y., 31 Jan 2020, In : Advances in Meteorology. 2020, 8 p., 8741049.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
pedestrianization
streets
pedestrian
microclimate
traffic

A New Metric for Evaluating Performance of REITs.

CHENG, J. & LAM, A., Jan 2020, In : Real Estate Finance. 36, 3, p. 125-132 8 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsPolicy or Profession paper

Real estate investment trusts
Earnings per share
Relative performance
Real estate
Debt

Assessment of Adolescent Mental Disorders: Cross‐Cultural Issues : History, Theory, and Culture in Adolescence Cultural Factors Related to Mental Illness Diagnosis, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

LO, B. C. Y., SO, W. Y., YANG, J. H. T. & NG, T. K. C., 13 Jan 2020, The Encyclopedia of Child and Adolescent Development. HUPP, S. & JEWELL, J. (eds.). Wiley

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsReference Entry

mental disorder
cultural factors
mental illness
adolescence
adolescent
1 Scopus Citations

Bank deregulation and corporate risk

JIANG, T., LEVINE, R., LIN, C. & WEI, L., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Corporate Finance. 60, 101520.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Bank competition
Deregulation
Borrowing
Finance
Procyclicality
welfare
regime
Singapore
Hong Kong
family policy
book review
religious behavior
historiography
history
China

Callable bull/bear contracts, call auction sessions, and price manipulations: Evidence from Hong Kong

LEI, A. C. H., MA, X. & YICK, M. H. Y., 13 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Futures Markets.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
Call auction
Price manipulation
Price discovery
Stock exchange

Confucianism

CHEUNG, Y. K., 2020, Encyclopedia of Traditional Chinese Culture. CHAN, S. (ed.). Routledge, p. 221-237 17 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsReference Entry

Confucianism
Philosophy
Confucius
Teaching
History
3 Citations (Scopus)

Constructing the Meaning of “Family” in the Context of Out-of-Home Care: An Exploratory Study on Residential Care Leavers in Harare, Zimbabwe

GWENZI, G. D., Feb 2020, In : Emerging Adulthood. 8, 1, p. 54-63 10 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Zimbabwe
Home Care Services
home care
Family Practice
Public Policy
deliberation
Hong Kong
newspaper
elite
democracy

Derek Parfit’s Reasons and Persons : An Introduction and Critical Inquiry

SAUCHELLI, A., 20 Mar 2020, Routledge. 320 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Editor)

Person
Derek Parfit
Personal Identity
Metaphysics
Rationality

Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Curcumin Derivatives

LAW, S., LO, C., HAN, J., YANG, F., LEUNG, A. W. & XU, C., 8 Jan 2020, In : Natural Products Chemistry and Research. 8, 1, 17 p., 367.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Curcumin
Derivatives
ferulic acid
Chemotherapy
Ibuprofen

Discursive representations of domestic helpers in cyberspace

HO, J., Feb 2020, In : Discourse Studies. 22, 1, p. 48-63 16 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

helper
Hong Kong
virtual reality
Self Concept
Food

Editorial: promoting global cities status: talent attraction and retention in Asia

MOK, K. H. & CHAN, S., Jan 2020, In : Globalisation, Societies and Education. 18, 1 (Special Issue), p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsEditorial/Preface (Journal)

Open Access
skilled worker
market

Effectiveness of Mental Health First Aid for Chinese-Speaking International Students in Melbourne

ZHUANG, X. Y., WONG, D. F. K., NG, T. K. & POON, A., Feb 2020, In : Research on Social Work Practice. 30, 3, p. 275-287 104973151989039.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

First Aid
speaking
Mental Health
mental health
Students

Effects of captions and English proficiency on learning effectiveness, motivation and attitude in augmented-reality-enhanced theme-based contextualized EFL learning

CHEN, M-P., WANG, L-C., ZOU, D., LIN, S-Y., XIE, H. & TSAI, C-C., 8 Jan 2020, In : Computer Assisted Language Learning. 31 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Augmented reality
Students
learning
confidence
Augmented Reality

Epidemiological Transition

McCRACKEN, K. & PHILLIPS, D. R., 2020, International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. 2nd ed. Elsevier, p. 265-273

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsReference Entry

Morbidity
Mortality
Health Transition
Health Planning
Urbanization
national minority
China
American Indian
education
role play

Everyday practice in the high density, volumetric Hong Kong: Ambiguity, intensity and life between interfaces

WANG, W., Jan 2020, In : Cities. 96, 102462.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
everyday action
pedestrian
urban area
district

Examining the Factorial Validity of the Entrepreneurial Career Motives Scale: A Five-Nation Comparison

AFFUM-OSEI, E., GOTO, S. G., YEUNG, C., WANG, R., LAM, H., ABDUL-NASIRU, I. & CHAN, D. K. S., 21 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Career Development. 089484531989887.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Ghana
Hong Kong
Netherlands
Statistical Factor Analysis
China

Explaining Attitudes toward Executive Pay: Evidence from a Survey Experiment

BURAK, E. & CUMBERWORTH, E., 5 Feb 2020, In : Sociological Quarterly. 25 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

experiment
evidence
performance
Values

Fifty years of British Journal of Educational Technology : A topic modeling based bibliometric perspective

CHEN, X., ZOU, D. & XIE, H., 5 Feb 2020, In : British Journal of Educational Technology.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

educational technology
Blended Learning
anniversary
learning
classroom

Firm ownership and corporate social responsibility in China: from a multiple stakeholder perspective

REN, T., FENG, Y., XIAO, Y., YANG, H. & LIU, W., 2020, Corporate Social Responsibility in Developing and Emerging Markets : Institutions, Actors and Sustainable Development. OSUJI, O. K., NGWU, F. N. & JAMALI, D. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 133-167

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

Multiple stakeholders
Firm ownership
Corporate Social Responsibility
China
Stakeholders

Folic acid-modified celastrol nanoparticles: synthesis, characterization, anticancer activity in 2D and 3D breast cancer models

LAW, S., LEUNG, A. W. N. & XU, C., 13 Feb 2020, In : Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine and Biotechnology. 48, 1, p. 542-559 18 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Folic Acid
Nanoparticles
Solubility
Breast Neoplasms
Acids

Gender Irrelevance : How Women and Men Rationalize Their Support for the Right

CHOI, S. Y. P., LAI, R. Y. S. & PANG, J. C. L., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. 45, 2

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Global Norms, State Regulations, and Local Activism : Marriage Equality and Same-Sex Partnership, Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity Rights in Japan and Hong Kong

KHOR, D., TANG, T. S. D. & KAMANO, S., 2020, The Oxford Handbook of Global Lgbt and Sexual Diversity Politics. BOSIA, M. J., McEVOY, S. M. & RAHMAN, M. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 283-300

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

sexual orientation
equality
Hong Kong
marriage
Japan

Hindustani Music and the Emergence of a Lingua Musica in Mumbai

NIRANJANA, T., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Music, Modernity, and Publicness in India. NIRANJANA, T. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 64-88

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

Music
Urban Space
Aspiration
Aural
Classical music

Hong Kong’s New Identity Politics : Longing for the Local in the Shadow of China

IP, I. C., 2020, Oxon: Routledge. 184 p. (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Author)

Hong Kong
China
politics
cultural economy
neoliberalism
1 Scopus Citations

How do climate change adaptation strategies result in unintended maladaptive outcomes? Perspectives of tomato farmers

GUODAAR, L., ASANTE, F., ESHUN, G., ABASS, K., AFRIYIE, K., APPIAH, D. O., GYASI, R., ATAMPUGRE, G., ADDAI, P. & KPENEKUU, F., 2 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Vegetable Science. 26, 1, p. 15-31 17 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

climate change
tomatoes
farmers
climate
adverse effects
revolt
market
economy
Kyrgyzstan
Uzbekistan

Impact of the Belt and Road Initiative on China’s soft power: preliminary evidence

VOON, J. P. & XU, X., Jan 2020, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics. 27, 1, p. 120-131 12 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Roads
China
Direct investment
Statistics
Survey data

Introduction: Imagining the future in East Asia

WANG, X. & CHAN, S. C. K., 5 Jan 2020, In : Cultural Studies. 12 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsEditorial/Preface (Journal)

social function
East Asia
Imagining
social position
imagination

Introduction to Part Three: Personal identity

SAUCHELLI, A., Mar 2020, Derek Parfit's Reasons and Persons : An Introduction and Critical Inquiry. SAUCHELLI, A. (ed.). Routledge, p. 48-67

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

Is the policy environment for Zambia supportive of a thriving whole-of-government monitoring and evaluation system?

KANYAMUNA, V., MUBITA, A. & Kotzé, D. A., 25 Jan 2020, In : Advances in Social Sciences Research Journal. 7, 1

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Zambia
monitoring
evaluation
public sector
autonomy

Legal recognition of same-sex partnerships: A comparative study of Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan

TANG, T-S. D., KHOR, D. & CHEN, Y., Jan 2020, In : The Sociological Review. 68, 1, p. 192-208 003802611985822.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
Taiwan
marriage
Japan
dismantling
China
Insurance
Industry
Incentives
Insurer
8 Citations (Scopus)

Multidimensional Social Support and Health Services Utilization Among Noninstitutionalized Older Persons in Ghana

GYASI, R. M., PHILLIPS, D. R. & AMOAH, P. A., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 32, 3-4, p. 227-239 13 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Ghana
Social Work
Social Support
Health Services
social support

Music, Modernity and Publicness in India

NIRANJANA, T. (ed.), Mar 2020, (Accepted/In press) Oxford University Press. 352 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Editor)

Public Domain
Music
Modernity
India

Musicophilia in Mumbai : Performing Subjects and the Metropolitan Unconscious

NIRANJANA, T., Feb 2020, Duke University Press and Tulika Books. 272 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Author)

Metropolitan
Music
Modernity
Colonial Modernity
Urban Space

On Learning Causal Structures from Non-Experimental Data without Any Faithfulness Assumption

LIN, H. & ZHANG, J., Feb 2020, Proceedings of Machine Learning Research. KONTOROVICH, A. & NEU, G. (eds.). Vol. 117. p. 554-582 29 p. (Proceedings of Machine Learning Research; vol. 117).

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsConference paper (refereed)

Open Access
Learning algorithms
Bayesian networks
Ghana
Prisons
parents
Parents
Maintenance

Phylogenetic Systematics of the Water Toad (Bufo stejnegeri) Elucidates the Evolution of Semi-aquatic Toad Ecology and Pleistocene Glacial Refugia

FONG, J. J., YANG, B. T., LI, P. P., WALDMAN, B. & MIN, M. S., 22 Jan 2020, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 523.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Bufo
toad
toads
refugium
refuge habitats

Policy and creative strategies : Hong Kong CEPA films in the China market

YEH, E. Y. & CHAO, S., Feb 2020, In : International Journal of Cultural Policy. 26, 2, p. 184-201 18 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
China
market
economics
cinema
Open Access
Internet
Fear
Depression
Psychology
Research

Prediction of present and future distribution of the Schlegel’s Japanese gecko (Gekko japonicus) using MaxEnt modeling

KIM, D-I., PARK, I-K., BAE, S-Y., FONG, J. J., ZHANG, Y-P., LI, S., OTA, H., KIM, J-S. & PARK, D., 28 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Ecology and Environment. 44, 5, 5.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Gekkonidae
entropy
Korean Peninsula
Japan
prediction

Problems for a contemporary theory of gender

THARU, S. & NIRANJANA, T., 2020, Dalit Feminist Theory : A Reader. ARYA, S. & SINGH RATHORE, A. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 40-59

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

gender
caste
feminism
community
Society

Producing ‘luxury’ housing: Developers’ strategies and housing advertisements in Hong Kong (1961–2011)

CHOI, W. Y. K., CHAN, A. HN. & CHAN, A. KW., 12 Feb 2020, In : Urban Studies. 004209801989671.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

luxury
Hong Kong
housing
newspaper advertisement
oligarchy
academic career
globalization
learning
graduate
university

Scales of violence: the 1916 Central Asian Uprising in the context of wars and revolutions (1914-1923)

PIANCIOLA, N., 2020, The Central Asian Revolt of 1916: Rethinking the History of a Collapsing Empire in the Age of War and Revolution. Morrison, A., Drieu, C. & Chokobaeva, A. (eds.). Manchester University Press, p. 169-190 22 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

Uprising
Revolution
Asia
Central Asia
Civil War