Department of Economics

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences



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SNG Tuan Hwee
Title: Assistant Professor
Email: ecssth Office: AS2 04-37
Tel: 6516 3954 Fax: 6775 2646
Degree: PhD, Northwestern University
CV: \people\CV\ecssth.pdf

Teaching Areas:
Economic History, Microeconomics

Research Areas:
Economic History, Political Economy

Selected Publications:

 Are China’s Provincial Boundaries Misaligned? (With Pei Zhi Chia, Chen-Chieh Feng, and Yi-Chen Wang). Applied Geography, Volume 98, 52–65, 2018.

Unified China and Divided Europe (With Chiu Yu Ko and Mark Koyama). International Economic Review, Volume 59, Issue 1, 285–327, 2018. 

Asia’s little divergence: State capacity in China and Japan before 1850 (With Chiaki Moriguchi). Journal of Economic Growth Volume 19, Issue 4, 439–470, 2014.

Size and Dynastic Decline: The Principal-Agent Problem in Late Imperial China 1700-1850. Explorations in Economic History Volume 54, 107–127, 2014.