Dr. KOT Hung Wan (葛鴻雲)

PhD - Finance (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)


Author IDs



Department - Institution


9/2016 - Now

Department of Economics and Finance - City University of Hong Kong

Visiting Assistant Professor

9/2006 - 8/2016

Department of Finance and Decision Science - Hong Kong Baptist University

Assistant Professor

1/2005 - 8/2006

Department of Finance - University of Waikto

Lecturer (permanent)

Research Interests/Areas

  • Short selling
  • Index revision
  • Cross-listing
  • Name changes
  • Internatinal markets (IPO, M&A, Higher co-moments)

Working Papers

  • Keith S.K. Lam, Liang Dong, and Hung Wan Kot (2016), "Higher co-moments and expected returns: Evidence from the China and UK stock markets".
  • Hung Wan Kot (2016), "Hedge funds, institutional ownership and increased short selling activity".
  • Kalok Chan, Hung Wan Kot, and Sophie Ni (2015), "Why does short interest predict returns? Over-valuation and information".
  • Kalok Chan, Hung Wan Kot, and Zhishu Yang (2010), "Effects of short-sale constraints on stock prices and trading activity: Evidence from Hong Kong and mainland China".


Teaching Areas

  • Corporate Finance (Master), Financial Systems, Markets, and Instruments (Undergraduate), M&A (Undergraduate)