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    Research Assistant Professor
  Office: Rm. 217, Dorothy Y L Wong Building
Lingnan University
Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
  TEL: (852) 2616 7602
  FAX: (852) 2465 1429
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Kin-man Wan is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Government and International Affairs at the Lingnan University. He was previously an RGC-funded postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Public and International Affairs at the City University of Hong Kong. His research interests include comparative politics, political institutions, inequality, conflict, public opinion, and well-being.     

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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles  

Junyan Jiang and Kin-Man Wan. Forthcoming. “Democracy and Mass Skepticism of Science.” World Politics.

Tak-Huen Chau and Kin-Man Wan (equal authorship). Online first. “Pour (Tear) Gas on Fire? Violent Confrontations and Anti-Government Backlash.” Political Science Research and Methods.

Mathew Yee-hang Wong and Kin-Man Wan. Online first. “Group-based Income Inequality in Hong Kong: An Analysis of Mainland Chinese Immigrants.” Journal of Asian and African Studies.

Lawrence Ka-ki Ho, Kin-Man Wan, and Chris Ho. 2022. “Creating ‘good citizens’ through community policing: A study of youth police club in the colonial Hong Kong.” Chinese Public Administration Review, 13(1-2): 87-95.

Kin-Man Wan, Lawrence Ka-ki Ho, Natalie W.M. Wong, and Andy Chiu. 2020. “Fighting COVID-19 in Hong Kong: The effects of community and social mobilization.” World Development, 134: 105055.

Kin-Man Wan, Ka-U Ng, and Thung‑Hong Lin. 2020. “The Political Economy of Football: Democracy, Income Inequality, and Men’s National Football Performance.” Social Indicators Research, 151(3): 981-1013.

Stan Hok-Wui Wong and Kin-Man Wan. 2018. “The Housing Boom and the Rise of Localism in Hong Kong: Evidence from the Legislative Council Election in 2016.” China Perspectives, 2018(3): 31-40.