Provost's Chair Professor and Director, Institute of Real Estate Studies
National University of Singapore
1983, BA in Maritime Economics and 1986, MSc in Transportation Mgmt, Shanghai Maritime Univ.; 1995, PhD in Economics, Univ. of California, Berkeley. 1968-75, farm worker, Shanghai Long March Farm, China; 1975-79, Sales Assistant and Sales Manager, Shanghai First Dpt Store, China; with Shanghai Maritime Univ.: 1983-88, Assistant Prof., Dpt of Transportation Mgmt; 1986-88, Director, Faculty of Economics; 1995-98, Economist, Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight, US; 1998-99, postdoctoral Research Fellow, Zell Lurie Real Estate Center, Wharton School, Univ. of Pennsylvania; 1999-2008, Assistant Prof., Assoc. Prof. and Prof., Univ. of Southern California. Since 2009, Provost's Chair Prof. and Director, Institute of Real Estate Studies; Prof. of Real Estate, School of Design and Environment, Prof. of Finance, NUS Business School.