Edward Chung Yim Yiu

University of Auckland Business School

Associate Professor

Sir Owen G Glenn Building

12 Grafton Road

Auckland, 1024

New Zealand

http://https://unidirectory.auckland.ac.nz/people/profile/edward-yiu

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Scholarly Papers (45)

Liquidity and Information Asymmetry in the Real Estate Market

Wong, S. K., Yiu, C. Y., & Chau, K. W. (2012). Liquidity and information asymmetry in the real estate market. The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 45(1), 49-62.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 01 May 2015
Siu Kei Wong, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and K.W. Chau
University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics
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Information asymmetry, price, volume, land value

Liquidity and Information Asymmetry in the Real Estate Market

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2012
Posted: 27 Jun 2012
Siu Kei Wong, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and K.W. Chau
University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics

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Residential mobility, Housing equity constraint, Conditional fixed effects logit model, Loan-to-value ratio, Debt-to-income ratio, Negative equity, Japan, Recourse loan

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Negative Real Interest Rate and Housing Bubble Implosion - An Empirical Study in Hong Kong

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
Downloads 535 (63,986)
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Real Interest Rate, Housing Bubble

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Impacts of a Pedestrianisation Scheme on Retail Rent - An Empirical Study in Hong Kong

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Jun 2009
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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Pedestrianised areas, retail rent, empirical test

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A Common Symptom of Asset Price Bubbles

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 May 2009
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, Yishuang Xu and Coune Yajuan Cao
University of Auckland Business School, the University of Hong Kong and Department of Real Estate and Construction
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Asset Bubble, Real Interest Rate, Credit Expansion

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The Changing Nature of Household Demand and Housing Market Trends in China

RICS Symposium, Edinburgh, UK, September 8-10, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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An Empirical Study of Sea View Value by Repeat Sales Method

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, K.W. Chau and Siu Kei Wong
University of Auckland Business School, The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics and University of Hong Kong
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Reclamation works, Sea views, Hedonic Pricing Model, Repeat Sales

Do the Forward Sales of Real Estate Stabilize Spot Prices?

Wong, S. K., Yiu, C. Y., Tse, M. K. S., & Chau, K. W. (2006). Do the forward sales of real estate stabilize spot prices?. The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 32(3), 289-304.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2015
Siu Kei Wong, Edward Chung Yim Yiu, K. S. Maurice Tse and K.W. Chau
University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics
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Forward contract, GARCHmodel, Pre-sale, Price volatility

Do the Forward Sales of Real Estate Stabilize Spot Prices?

The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 32 (3), 289-304.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2012
Siu Kei Wong, Edward Chung Yim Yiu, K. S. Maurice Tse and K.W. Chau
University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics
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Forward contract, GARCH model, pre-sale, price volatility

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Price Discovery Function of Forward Contracts in the Real Estate Market: An Empirical Test

Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction, Vol.8, No.3, pp.129-137
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
K.W. Chau, Siu Kei Wong and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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forward contracts, pre-sales, pricing model, price discovery, market efficiency

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Transaction Volume and Price Dispersion in the Presale and Spot Real Estate Market - Implications for Construction of Repeat Sales Price Indices

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, K.W. Chau and Siu Kei Wong
University of Auckland Business School, The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics and University of Hong Kong
Downloads 214 (175,183)
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Noise trader, Price dispersion, Trading volume, Repeat-sales Model

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What Makes Housing Owners Hold?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, K.W. Chau and Siu Kei Wong
University of Auckland Business School, The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics and University of Hong Kong
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Disposition Effect, Prospect Theory, Holding Period, Housing Markets

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Housing Quality in the Forward Contracts Market

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 34, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
K.W. Chau, Siu Kei Wong and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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real estate forward sales, moral hazard, reputation, market efficiency

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Intergenerational Discounting: A Case from Hong Kong

Habitat International, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 283-292
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2013
Siu Kei Wong, K.W. Chau, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and M. K. W. Yu
University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Auckland Business School and Independent
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Sustainable development, discount rate, land value, land tenure

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The Value of the Provision of a Balcony in Apartments in Hong Kong

Property Management, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 250-264, 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
K.W. Chau, Siu Kei Wong and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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Balcony, environmental effect, hedonic price model, Box-Cox

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Hedonic Price Modelling of Environmental Attributes: A Review of the Literature and a Hong Kong Case Study

Chau, K. W., Yiu, C. Y., Wong, S. K., & Lai, L. W. C. (2003). Hedonic price modelling of environmental attributes: a review of the literature and a Hong Kong case study. Understanding and implementing sustainable development, 87-110.
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Aug 2016
K.W. Chau, Edward Chung Yim Yiu, Siu Kei Wong and Lawrence Wai-Chung Lai
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Auckland Business School, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Real Estate and Construction
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air pollution, comprehensive development area (CDA), cultural attributes, environmental attributes, externality, hedonic price model, Hong Kong, land use, locational attributes, neighbourhood effects, property values, sustainable development, urban planning, view, zoning

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Do Unexpected Land Auction Outcomes Bring New Information to the Real Estate Market?

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 40, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2012
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Real Estate and Construction
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Information Flow, Market Responses, Land Auction, Price Signals

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The Effects of Tax Reforms on REITs: An International Empirical Study

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Jul 2011
Yishuang Xu and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
the University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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REITs, Tax benefits, International Study

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Housing Price Hikes by Negative Real Interest Rate? A Differencing Model Test on the Housing Markets of Hong Kong and Macau

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jul 2014
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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Real Interest Rate, Housing Price

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Trading Volume and Price Dispersion in Housing Markets

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, Siu Kei Wong and K. F. Man
University of Auckland Business School, University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Price dispersion, Trading volume, Volume-Price Relationship, Liquidity Risk

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Trading Volume-Induced Spatial Autocorrelation in Real Estate Prices

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 May 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2012
Siu Kei Wong, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and K.W. Chau
University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics
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Spatial dependence, trading volume, price discovery, real estate

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Improving the Environment with an Initial Government Subsidy

Habitat International, Vol. 29, pp. 559-569, 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2014
K.W. Chau, Siu Kei Wong and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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Balcony, Environmental effect, Hedonic price model, Subsidy

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Adjusting for Non-Linear Age Effects in the Repeat Sales Index

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 31, No. 2, 137-153
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2012
K.W. Chau, Siu Kei Wong and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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Age effects, depreciation, duration, multicollinearity, repeat-sales index

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Volatility Transmission in the Real Estate Spot and Forward Markets

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 19 May 2012
Siu Kei Wong, K.W. Chau and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics and University of Auckland Business School
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volatility spillover, pre-sale, bivariate GARCH

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A Novel Planning Model for Approaching a Zero-Food and Zero-Waste Community

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Bente Castro Campos
University of Auckland Business School and Institute of Future Cities
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Self-sufficiency, sustainable community, urban planning

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International Real Estate Markets

Chau, K. W., Wong, S. K. & Yiu, C. Y. (2014). International Real Estate Markets. In Public Real Estate Markets and Investments, (ed. Baker, H. K. and Chinloy, P.), Oxford University Press, 37-58.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Aug 2016
K.W. Chau, Siu Kei Wong and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics, University of Hong Kong and University of Auckland Business School
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Real Estate, REIT, Securitized real estate, diversificaiton, international markets

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Transaction Volume and Price Dispersion in the Presale and Spot Real Estate Markets

Yiu, C.Y., Wong, S. K. and Chau, K. W. (2009) "Transaction volume and price dispersion in the presale and spot real estate markets", Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 38 (3), 241-253. 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2012
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, Siu Kei Wong and K.W. Chau
University of Auckland Business School, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics
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noise trader, price dispersion, presale, trading volume, repeat-sales model

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Disentanglement of Age, Time and Vintage Effects on Housing Price by Forward Contracts

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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Vintage, Exact Collinearity, Forward Contracts

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Housing Price Gradient Changes between Macau and Hong Kong: Neighboring City Effect

International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 195-206, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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workplaces, housing demand, price gradient, commuting mileage

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A Spatial Portfolio Theory of Household Location Choice

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Oct 2009
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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multiple workplaces, housing demand, price gradient, commuting distance, traveling frequency

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Differential Economic Benefits of Transportation Infrastructure at the Two Transport Nodes

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Dec 2010
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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Infrastructure, economic benefits, urban economics

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Asymmetric Income Segregation

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 May 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2009
Edward Chung Yim Yiu, Zheng Hua Huang and Yishuang Xu
University of Auckland Business School, Wuhan University and the University of Hong Kong
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income segregation, household income, spatial autocorrelation, private housing market

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Why Forward Sales of Housing Survive? - A Theoretical Model

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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forward sales, pre-occupation sales, moral hazard, goodwill capital

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Delineation of Property Rights of Complements

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School
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transaction cost, property rights, multi-ownership

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Housing Market in the Time of Pandemic: A Price Gradient Analysis from the COVID-19 Epicentre in China

Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 14(3), 108 https://doi.org/10.3390/jrfm14030108, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Apr 2021
K. S. Cheung, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Chuyi Xiong
University of Auckland, University of Auckland Business School and University of Auckland Business School
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COVID-19; Wuhan China; house price gradient; revealed-preference

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The Land Governance Cost on Co-ownership: A Study of the Cross-lease in New Zealand

Land Use Policy (Forthcoming), The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jun 2021
K. S. Cheung, Siu Kei Wong, Hao Wu and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland, University of Hong Kong, Melbourne School of Design, University of Melbourne and University of Auckland Business School
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land governance policy, institution, land subdivision, transaction costs theory, cross-lease

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A Housing Price Index with the Improvement-Value Adjusted Repeated-Sales (IVARS) Method

International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis http://doi.org/10.1108/IJHMA-01-2021-0005 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Jun 2021
Edward Chung Yim Yiu and K. S. Cheung
University of Auckland Business School and University of Auckland
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house price index, quality-adjusted repeat sales methods, improvement value

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Rent Determinants of Sub-Divided Units in Hong Kong

Leung, K.M., Yiu, C.Y. Rent Determinants of Sub-Divided Units in Hong Kong. J Hous and the Built Environ 34, 133–151 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10901-018-9607-4
Posted: 05 Jan 2021
Ka Man Leung and Edward Chung Yim Yiu
The University of Hong Kong - Department of Real Estate and Construction and University of Auckland Business School

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Sub-divided units, Rent determinants, Hedonic pricing model, Inadequate housing, Informal housing, Hong Kong

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The Displacement Risks and Impacts of Hong Kong's Nonindigenous Villagers: A Grounded Theory Analysis

Posted: 24 Nov 2020
Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Bente Castro Campos
University of Auckland Business School and Institute of Future Cities

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Involuntary Displacement, Displacement Risks and Impacts, Nonindigenous Villagers, Land and Housing Policies, Hong Kong

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Responsiveness of Sub-Divided Unit Tenants’ Housing Consumption to Income: A Study of Hong Kong Informal Housing

Housing Studies Journal, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper
Posted: 07 Oct 2020
Ka Man Leung, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Kin-kwok Lai
The University of Hong Kong - Department of Real Estate and Construction, University of Auckland Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Housing affordability, income elasticity of housing demand, sub-divided units, informal housing, low-income households, ratio approach, residual income approach

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The Housing Pathways of Young Chinese in Hong Kong

Posted: 05 Feb 2020
Institute of Future Cities, University of Auckland Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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housing pathways; housing choice; housing policy; young people; Hong Kong

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Can Liquidity Explain Spatial Dependence in Real Estate Prices?

46th Annual AREUEA Conference Paper
Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Siu Kei Wong, Edward Chung Yim Yiu and K.W. Chau
University of Hong Kong, University of Auckland Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Ronald Coase Centre for Property Rights Research - Economics

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A Tenant Mix Model for Shopping Malls

Yiu, C.Y. and Xu, S.Y.S. (2012) A tenant-mix model for shopping malls, European Journal of Marketing, 46(3), 524-541.
Posted: 17 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2020
Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Yishuang Xu
University of Auckland Business School and the University of Hong Kong

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Species-area relationship, Species-abundance distribution, Tenant mix, Shopping mall

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An Empirical Study of the Impact of Income Uncertainty on Private Residential Property Markets in Singapore and Hong Kong

Housing Studies, Vol. 20, No. 5, pp. 753-769, 2005
Posted: 15 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School

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Unemployment rate, housing finance system, mortgage repayment ability, permanent

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Lead-Lag Relationship between the Real Estate Spot and Forward Contract Markets

Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2005
Posted: 15 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Siu Kei Wong
University of Auckland Business School and University of Hong Kong

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forward contracts, repeat sales price index, lead-lag relationship, volume ratio, liquidity

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Housing Price Gradient with Two Workplaces - An Empirical Study in Hong Kong

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 37, 2007
Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu
University of Auckland Business School

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Workplaces, Housing demand, Price gradient, Commuting mileage, Traveling frequency

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The Effects of Expected Transport Improvements on Housing Prices

Urban Studies, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2005
Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Edward Chung Yim Yiu and Siu Kei Wong
University of Auckland Business School and University of Hong Kong

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transportation improvement works, housing price expectation, panel data, hedonic pricing model, price index, price gradient