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Dr Oscar Lau

Lecturer

School of Economics and Finance

I joined the Massey University in 2012 after completing his PhD in economics at the Michigan State University, USA. My primary research interest is in applied economic theory.

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Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +64 6 356 9099 Ext 83102
    Location: 4.09, SST
    Campus: Manawatu

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business Admin in Finance - Hong Kong U of Science and Tech (1997)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Economics - Michigan State University (2012)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

My primary research interest is in applied economic theory.

Thematics

Design – for Commerce, Community and Culture

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Economic Theory (140100): Economics (140000)

Keywords

- Reciprocal relationship

- Decisions under uncertainty

Research Outputs

Conference

Lau, CL. (2017, February). Disentangling intertemporal substitution and risk aversion under the expected utility theorem. Presented at 35th Australasian Economic Theory Workshop. Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2016, July). Soft Transactions. Presented at Australian Conference of Economists
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2016, July). Disentangling Intertemporal Substitution and Risk Aversion under the Expected Utility Theorem. Presented at Australasia Meeting of the Econometric Society. Sydney.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2014, October). Disentangling Intertemporal Substitution and Risk Aversion under the Expected Utility Theorem. Presented at Micro Theory Workshop, 31 Oct 2014. Victoria University of Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2013, February). Soft transactions. Presented at 31st Australasian Economic Theory Workshop. Brisbane, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2013, November). Soft Transactions. Presented at Micro Theory Workshop
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL.Disentangling intertemporal substitution and risk aversion under the expected utility theorem. . Cleveland, Ohio, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Lau, C.

Other

Lau, CL. (2013, December). Limited Efficiency Strategy in Favor Trading under Random Benefits and Costs.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2012, March). Soft Transactions. Presented at Massey University (Manawatu).
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Lau, C.
Lau, CL. (2008). Disentangling Intertemporal Substitution and Risk Aversion under the Expected Utility Theorem. : Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
[Working Paper]Authored by: Lau, C.

Consultancy and Languages

Languages

  • English
    Last used: Current
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent

Supervision and Teaching

Teaching

Current:

178.301 Advanced Micro Theory

178.713 Microeconomics (Postgraduate)

Past:

178.201 Intermediate Micro Theory

Courses Coordinated

Media and Links

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