Professor  Yew-Kwang Ng

Department of Economics, Monash University, Australia 3800



Phone: +61 3 9905 2309
Fax: +61 3 9905 5476


Academic Qualifications:
B. Com. (in Economics), Nanyang University, 1966
Ph.D. (in Economics), University of Sydney, 1971

Fields of Interest:

Welfare Economics (including social choice and public policy), Microeconomics, Microeconomic Foundation of Macroeconomics,
Inframarginal Analysis of Specialization, Contemporary Chinese Economic Problems.

Current Position:

Personal Chair in Economics, Monash University, since 1985; Director, Centre for Increasing Returns and Economic Organization, since 2004.


Fellow, Academy of Social Sciences in Australia since 1981
Biographee, Who’s Who in Economics: A Biographical Dictionary of Major Economists 1770 - 1986,
Wheatsheaf, London (included in both the 2nd or 1986 edition and the 3rd or 1999 edition; inclusion according to citation counts).
Distinguished Fellow Award, 2007, Economic Society of Australia