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Dr. Kok Chew LIM


Visiting Associate Professor

9-205, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34429615

Research Areas

Investments, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Risk Management, Sustainable Finance


PhD - Finance
MBA - Finance
Bachelor of Engineering - Civil Engineering


Dr. Casey K.C. Lim rejoined the Department in August 2022 as Visiting Associate Professor. He has served as the Program Director, China at Macquarie Business School, Macquarie University, an adjunct faculty at The University of Sydney Business School, an Adjunct Associate Professor of Finance at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and a part-time lecturer at the University of Hong Kong.

Casey graduated with a Bachelor in Engineering (Civil, Honors) from the National University of Singapore. He obtained his MBA from Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia. He holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) holder.

His areas of interest include corporate finance, sustainable finance, investments, and risk management in financial institutions. He provided consulting services on corporate financing and valuation to several corporations from 2001 to 2007.

Teaching Areas

Risk Management in Financial Institutions, Investments, Corporate Finance, International Banking and Finance, Derivatives


Journal Publications and Reviews

Lim, Kok Chew / Dividends with no taxes: Evidence from Hong Kong. May 1996; In: Applied Economics Letters. Vol. 3, No. 5, pp. 345-348

Levy, Haim; Lim, Kok Chew / Forward exchange bias, hedging and the gains from international diversification of investment portfolios. April 1994; In: Journal of International Money and Finance. Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 159-170