School of International Trade and Economics - University of International Business and Economics

Department of Transportation and Logistics

Hong, Junjie



Dean of School of International Trade and Economics, UIBE

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Research Interests:
Urban Economics
Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
2001-2005    Ph.D. in Economics, National University of Singapore
1998-2001    Master of Arts in Economics, Nankai University
1994-1998    Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Nankai University
National Science Foundation of China for Distinguished Young Scholars,2012

Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University of Ministry of Education of China ,2010

12th Fok Ying-Tong Award for Outstanding Young Teachers in the Higher Education Institutions of China 2009

International refereed journal papers

International Trade and International Business:
10. Wang C., Hong J.J., Kafouros, M., and Wright M. (2012), “Exploring the role of government involvement in outward FDI from emerging economies”, Journal of International Business Studies 43: 655-676 (SSCI).

9. Wang C., Hong J.J. and Kafouros, M. (2012) “What Drives the Internationalization of Chinese Firms? Testing the Explanatory Power of Three Theoretical Frameworks”, International Business Review, 21(3): 425-438 ( SSCI).

8. Sun Z., Hong J.J. and Xu X. (2012), “Price Effect of Domestic Oil Tax under Vertically-related Market Structure: Evidence from US, EU and Japan”, forthcoming, OPEC Energy Review.

7. Sun X. and Hong J.J. (2011), “Exports, ownership and firm productivity: Evidence from China”, World Economy, 34, 1199-1215 (SSCI).

6. Yan D., Hong J.J. and Ren B. (2010), “Determinants of outward foreign direct investment by Chinese enterprises: An empirical study from institutional perspective”, Nankai Business Review International, 1(3), 237 - 253. (Lead article)

5. Hong J.J. (2008), WTO accession and foreign direct investment in China, Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 1(2): 136-147.

4. Hong J.J. & Chin A. (2007), Modeling the location choices of foreign investments in Chinese logistics industry, China Economic Review, 18: 425-437. (SSCI)

3. Hong J.J. (2007), Location determents and patterns of foreign logistics services in Shanghai, China, Service Industries Journal, 27(4): 339-354. (Lead article) (SSCI)

2. Hong J.J. (2009), Firm heterogeneity and location choices: evidence from foreign manufacturing investment in China, Urban Studies, 46(10): 2143-2157. (SSCI)

1. Chin A. and Hong J.J. (2009), “The location decisions of foreign logistics firms in China: Does transport network capacity matter?” in Peter Wilson (Eds.), Economic Policies and Social Welfare in the 21st Century, Singapore: Cengage Learning.

Regional Economics and Industrail Organization

10. Fu S. and Hong J.J. (2011), “Testing urbanization economies in manufacturing industries: Urban diversity or urban size?” Journal of Regional Science, 51(3), 585-603 (SSCI)

9. Hong J.J. and Fu S. (2011), “Information and Communication Technologies and Geographic Concentration of Manufacturing Industries”, Urban Studies, 48(11), 2339-2354 (SSCI)

8. Hong J.J. (2011), “Testing Geographic and Economic Distance of Agglomeration Economies”, Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 4(1), 55-59.

7. Hong J.J. (2007), Firm-specific effects on location decisions of FDI in China’s logistics industry, Regional Studies, 41(5): 673-683. (SSCI)

6. Hong J.J. Chu Z. and Wang Q. (2011), “Transport Infrastructure and Regional Economic Growth: Evidence from China”, Transportation, 38(5), 737-752. (SSCI)

5. Hong J.J. & Liu B.L. (2007), Logistics Development in China: A provider perspective, Transportation Journal, 46(2): 55-65. (SSCI)

4. Hong J.J., Chin A. & Liu B.L. (2007), Logistics service providers in China: Current status and future prospects, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing& Logistics. 19(2): 168-181.

3. Hong J.J. (2007), Transport and the location of foreign logistics firms: the Chinese experience, Transportation Research Part A, 41: 597-609. (SSCI)

2. Hong J.J., Chin A. & Liu B.L. (2004), Logistics outsourcing by manufactures in China: A survey of the industry, Transportation Journal, 43(1): 17-25. (SSCI)

1. Hong J.J., Chin A. & Liu B.L. (2004), Firms-specific characteristics and logistics outsourcing by Chinese manufacturers, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing & Logistics, 16 (3): 23-36.
Book Chapters and conference proceedings
7.      Chin A. and Hong J.J. (2008), “The location decisions of foreign logistics firms in China: Does transport network capacity matter?” in Peter Wilson (Eds.), Economic Policies and Social Welfare in the 21st Century- Challenges and Responses for China and Thailand, Singapore: World Scientific Press.
6.      Hong J. and Goh M. 2007. Choice of foreign ownership type: evidence from China’s logistics industry, Paper presented at the 3rd International Symposium on Global Business and Trade, Incheon.
5.      Hong J. 2007. Firm Heterogeneity and Location Choices of Foreign Direct Investment in China, Paper presented at at the 4rd International Symposium on Global Business and Trade, Philippine.
4.      Hong J. and Goh M. 2006. Market entry mode of foreign logistics service providers in China, Proceedings of the International Conference on Greater China Supply China and Logistics 2006, Hong Kong.
3.      Hong J. 2005. Location choice of foreign logistics firms: Evidence from China, Greater China Supply Chain and Logistics Forum and Academic Conference 2005 Proceedings, Nanjing.
2.      Hong J.J.(2005), “The location choice of logistics FDI in a Chinese city: Determinants and patterns”, The Journal of International Business and Trade, July, pp.271-291.
1.      Hong J.J. (2005), “The influence of transport and other urban characteristics on foreign direct investment: evidence from China”, the proceedings of 10th World Conference on Transport Research, Istanbul.

Social Services:

World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Councils, 2012-2014

China Society of International Trade,Deputy Secretary

China Economic Review, 2012 ,Co-Editor

Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 2008-2010,Executive Editor

Referee for Peer Review journals:
Journal of International Business Studies, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Journal of Regional Science, Regional Studies, Urban Studies, Transportation Research Part E, Service Industries Journal, International Review of Economics and Finance, International Journal of Organizational Analysis.