Dr HUANG, Kai Wai   黃佳威
Lecturer II
Department of Asian and Policy Studies
Phone No: (852) 2948 7388
Email: kwhuang@eduhk.hk
Contact
Phone
(852) 2948 7388
Email
kwhuang@eduhk.hk
Research Interest

- Wage and Employment Differentials

- Unemployment and employment duration

- Elderly employment

- Income Mobility and Inequality

- Social security (MPF)

Professional Profile

Dr Kai Wai HUANG, Willy is a Lecturer in the Department of Asian and Policy Studies, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. His research focuses on labour economics (wage and employment differentials, unemployment and employment duration, elderly employment), microeconomics (income mobility and inequality) and social security (MPF schemes).

Dr. Huang earned his BA and MPhil in Economics from the Lingnan University, Hong Kong and his PhD degree from the University of Birmingham, U.K. Before pursuing his PhD study, he has been research assistant in the Lingnan University, Hong Kong. He also has solid teaching experiences in tertiary institutions in Hong Kong and the U.K.

Research Interest

- Wage and Employment Differentials

- Unemployment and employment duration

- Elderly employment

- Income Mobility and Inequality

- Social security (MPF)

Selected Output

Conference Papers
周基利、黃佳威、林建泉、謝愷之 (2016, November). 香港養老保障之提取模式 - 比較與探討研究。. 香港退休計劃協會, Hong Kong.

All Other Outputs
Huang, K.W. and Chou, K.L. (2015). Defined contribution pension confusion and uncertainty in Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Manuscript submitted for publication.
Huang, K.W. and Chou, K.L. (2015). Who Supports Delayed Retirement in Hong Kong Workers. Hong Kong: Manuscript submitted for publication.
周基利、黃佳威(2015):強積金預設投資策略影響深遠,Hong Kong,《信報》 2015年 3月 20日。
黃佳威(2015):設公營運作MPF 保回報低收費,Hong Kong,《經濟日報》2015年 3月 27日。
黃佳威(2015):香港人口老化: 政府應有何新思維?,Hong Kong,《紫荊論壇》2015 年第 19 期。
Huang, K.W. (2014). Flexible Employment: A Voluntary or Involuntary Choice for Older People in the U.K.?. United Kingdom: Manuscript submitted for publication.
Huang, K.W. (2014). Comparing the Working Patterns of Older People to Those of Younger People: Static and Dynamic Empirical Analyses in Selected Economies. United Kingdom: PhD thesis, Department of Economics, University of Birmingham, The United Kingdom.
Ho, L.S., Huang, K.W. and Wei, X.D. (2013). Upward Earnings Mobility on the Decline in Hong Kong? A Study Based on Census Data. Hong Kong: Centre for Public Policy Studies: CPPS Working Paper Series, Paper 95.
Huang, K.W. (2009). Decomposition of Changes in Hong Kong Wage Dispersion since 1980s: A Distributional Approach. Hong Kong: MPhil thesis, Department of Economics, Lingnan University, Hong Kong.

Project

Enhancement of Programme Innovation through Interdisciplinary Blended Learning Approach: Innovative Use of Visual Methods in Social Policy Research
From the curriculum design perspective, inquiry-oriented learning through the completion of a research project/capstone project could help students consolidate both generic skills and interdisciplinary knowledge and come up with innovative solutions for problem solving. In response to the call of promoting PEER & I in EdUHK, there is a need to introduce new initiative for strengthening students’ ability of generating innovative ideas into courses on research methods. Since the digital turn in th . . .
Project Start Year: 2020, Principal Investigator(s): HUANG, Kai Wai 黃佳威