Steven N.S. Cheung (1935- ) is one of the most famous Chinese Econonists in the world. He specializes in price theory and property rights.

He taught in the School of Economics and Finance, Univerity of Hong Kong for over 15 years.

Some of his writings are listed below:

Title Source Year
Trnsaction Cost, Risk Aversion and Choice of Contraactual Arrangement Journal of Law and Economics 1969
Irving Fisher and the Red Guards Journal of Political Economy, May/June 1969
The Enforcement of Property Rights in Children, and the Marriage Contract Economic Journal 1972
A Theory of Price Control Journal of Law and Economics 1974
Rent Control and Housing Reconstruction: The Postwar Experience of Prewar Premises in Hong Kong Journal of Law and Economics 1975
Roofs or Stars: The Stated Intents and Actual Effects of a Rent Ordinance Economic Inquiry 1975
Why are Better Seats "Underpriced"? Economic Inquiry 1977
Rose Bowl vs. Hong Kong: the Economics of Seat Pricing Research in Law and Economics, Supplement 1, JAI Press 1980
Property Rights and Trade Secrets Economic Inquiry 1982
The Contractual Nature of the Firm Journal of Law and Economics 1983
Property Rights and Invention paper presented in UCLA, University of Chicago and Western Economic Association 1983
Why is There a Lack of Freedom under Communism? Discussion Paper No.39, Department of Economics, University of Hong Kong 1984
China in Transition: Where Is She Heading Now? Discussion Paper No.74, Department of Economics, University of Hong Kong 1985
Common Property Rights The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, Macmaillan 1987
Economic Organizations and Transaction Costs The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, Macmaillan 1987
Privatization vs. Special Interests: The Experience of China's Economic Reforms Hong Kong Economic Papers 1989
On the New Institutional Economics Discussion Paper No.118, Department of Economics, University of Hong Kong 1990
A Theory of Price Control Economic Channel, University of Hong Kong 1991

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

He has also writen a number of books.

Title Publisher Year
The Theory of Share Tenancy University of Chicago Press 1969
Myth of Social Cost The Institute of Economic Affairs 1978
Will China Go 'Capitalist?' The Institute of Economic Affairs 1980
賣桔者言 信報有限公司 1984
中國的前途 信報有限公司 1985
再論中國 信報有限公司 1986
憑闌集 壹出版有限公司 1991
中國的經濟革命 壹出版有限公司 1993
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