Assistant Professor in Economics

The University of Nottingham Ningbo China

199 Taikang East Road,

Ningbo 315100, China.[at]

Research Interest: Applied Macroeconomics, Applied Econometrics, Fiscal policy


Ong, K., 2018, Do Fiscal Spending News Shocks Generate Financial Spillovers?, Economics Letters, 164, 46-49.

Working Papers

Making Fiscal Adjustments Using Event Probability Forecasts in OECD Countries, December 2019, with K. Lee and K. Shields.

The Effects of Mediums of Instruction on Educational- and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Malaysia (with R. Parinduri), June 2018, MPRA Paper No. 87560, 2018. New draft available soon.

Measuring The Fiscal Multiplier When Plans Take Time to Implement (with K. Lee, J.C. Morley and K. Shields), CAMA Working Paper 13/2019.