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Prof. Haitian LU
  • Associate Dean (External Relations and Development)
  • Professor
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Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
  • Corporate Disclosure and Governance
  • Entrepreneurial Finance and Fintech
  • Law and Economics

Prof. Haitian Lu is the Associate Dean (External Relations and Development) at the Faculty of Business and Professor in law at the School of Accounting and Finance, Hong Kong Polytechnic University. During January to June 2016 he was visiting research professor at New York University Stern School of Business. He is also the deputy director of the Center for Economic Sustainability and Entrepreneurial Finance (CESEF) at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Prof. Lu obtained his Ph.D in law from National University of Singapore, Master of Law from Liverpool University and Bachelor of Law from Nanjing University. His teaching and research interest centers on the legal development, corporate governance, and corporate social responsibilities in Hong Kong and mainland China. He is the author / co-author of the books Secured Finance Law in China and Hong Kong (2010 Cambridge University Press), Truths and Half Truths: China’s Socio-Economic Reforms 1978-2010 (2011 Chandos Publishing), and The Role of China in Global Dirty Industry Migration (2008 Chandos Publishing). Prof. Lu published widely in law, finance, economics and management journals.

Prof. Lu contributes to the academic and professional society by serving as Associate Editor of China Venture Capital Journal; ad hoc reviewer for Management Science, Journal of Comparative Economics, Hong Kong Law Journal, Asian Journal of Comparative Law, International Review of Finance, China Finance Review, external subject reviewer for Tung Wah College, Chinese University of Hong Kong and Caritas Francis Hsu College; external expert member for PRC IQS Working Group of the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS); external examiner for Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountant (HKICPA); judge panel member for the Best Corporate Governance Disclosure Award 2012-2015, Faculty of Business Board Member, School’s Management and Ph.D EvaLuation Committee; Academic Board Member of Asian Competition Forum (ACF), Vice-president of the Hong Kong ALumni Association of Nanjing University, etc.