Alumni profile

Pui-hang Wong

Thesis: The Hearts and Minds in Conflict and Peace: The Economics of Counterinsurgency and the Psychology of Reconstruction, 2017

Promotor(s): Khalid Koser & Lutz F. Krebs

Pui-Hang Wong is a post-doctoral researcher at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance (MGSoG) and UNU-MERIT. His research interests include political economy, security and development, applied econometrics, post-conflict reconstruction, democratization and peacekeeping. His research has appeared in Journal of Peace Research

Pui-Hang has taught different courses at Maastricht University: Research Design (MGSoG), Quantitative Methods (SBE), International Relations (FASoS), Public Economics (MGSoG) and Introductory Economics (MGSoG, FASoS). He has supervised master's theses at MGSoG and bachelor's theses at University College Maastricht (UCM). 

Pui-Hang holds a doctor's degree from Maastricht University, master’s degrees in economics from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the University of Essex (UK) and a bachelor's degree in economics from Monash University (Australia). Before joining the School of Governance, he worked at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and interned at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). He has been a visiting researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO).


Selected publications by Pui-hang Wong