Venue: AM310, 3/F Amenities Building, Lingnan University
Speaker: Emeritus Professor WONG Siu-lun, Honorary Professor, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong
Professor WONG Siu-lun is currently Emeritus Chair Professor of Sociology and Honorary Professor of the Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (inc. Centre of Asian Studies) of the University of Hong Kong. His research interests include the study of entrepreneurship, business networks, migration, social indicators, and the development of sociology in China. Professor Wong is the author of Sociology and Socialism in Contemporary China (1979), and Emigrant Entrepreneurs: Shanghai Industrialists in Hong Kong (1988). He is also the co-author of Chinese Family Enterprises in Hong Kong: Case Studies (with Victor Zheng, 2004) and the co-editor of Indicators of Social Development: Hong Kong 2006 (2008). Currently, Professor Wong is the Chairman of the University Council at Hong Kong Shue Yan University.