ZHANG Weikang (張偉康)

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Biography

Education Background:

PhD Candidate in Economics, City University of Hong Kong, Sep. 2018 - Present

(Supervisors: Prof. Isabel Yan and Prof. Yin-Wong Cheung)

Master of Finance, The University of Hong Kong, Jul. 2018

B.S. in Applied Economics (High Distinction), University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, May 2017

 

Working Papers:

Third Country Effects on Exchange Rate Elasticity of Exports: New Insights from 2017-2020 Chinese Customs Data

Asian Economies’ Foreign Financial Involvement for Manufacturing: New Index and New Linkages (with Yin-Wong Cheung and Isabel Yan)

Exchange Rate Elasticity in Asia: Impacts of Foreign Competition and Policy Responses to COVID-19 (with Yin-Wong Cheung and Isabel Yan)

Export Technological Sophistication and Imported Services Inputs: A Global Value Chain Perspective (with Yin-Wong Cheung and Isabel Yan)

 

Work in Progress:

Diversification as Buffers in Trade and Investment (with Eric Strobl, Kate Hynes, and Isabel Yan)

 

Teaching Experience:

TA of Econometrics, Intermediate Microeconomics, Professional Seminars, City University of Hong Kong, Sep. 2018 - now

 TA of Introductory Microeconomics and Financial Modeling, The University of Hong Kong, Sep. 2017 - Jun. 2018

 

Others:

CFA Level III Candidate

Research Tuition Scholarship at CityU, 2019-2021

Outstanding Academic Performance Award at CityU, 2019-2021

 

Email: weikang.zhang@my.cityu.edu.hk