Skip to content Skip to main navigation

About FBE

Building on
a Century of Excellence

Academic Staff


Dr. Claudian KWOK


Admissions Tutor BEcon/BEcon&Fin

Principal Lecturer

3917 1034
Dr. Claudian KWOK


Claudian Kwok received his Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta (Canada), Master of Arts degree in Economics from Queen’s University (Canada), and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Minnesota (US).

His research interests lie in the areas of Finance and Macro-economics. In particular, he is interested in studying the implications of capital market imperfections on asset pricing and the macro-economy.  For example, his paper “An Aggregate Model of Firm Specific Capital with and without Commitment” (in Journal of Monetary Economics (2001) studies how capital market imperfections can affect aggregate fluctuations.

He joined HKU in 2010. Before joining HKU, he has taught at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the City University of Hong Kong where he was primarily responsible for MBA and MSc Finance courses. His courses were well-received by the students and he won teaching awards from both institutions. In recent years, he focuses on teaching and education.


Room 1116, K K Leung Building

Back to top

Back to top

Join FBE Mailing List

* Required Field


  • Fill in all required fields *.
  • Please make sure all the above personal data is correct and you are strongly encouraged to notify the Faculty of Business and Economics of The University of Hong Kong via email: if there are any changes in your contact information.

Personal Data Collection

The Faculty of Business and Economics will send you information related to the Faculty including news, event updates, newsletters and/or promotional information through the personal data which you have provided. The Faculty will keep all personal data strictly confidential and will not provide contacts in any form to a third party. If you do not wish to receive information from the Faculty, please contact