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Dr. Angela LU


Assistant Professor

6-270, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34429635
+852 34420370

Research Areas

Social networks
Computational social science
Sharing economy


PhD - Sociology (Stanford University)
MA - East Asian Studies (Stanford University)
BA - English (Fudan University)


Angela Lu is an Assistant Professor of Information Systems at the City University of Hong Kong. Her research interests include social networks, big data, sharing economy, and IT labor market. She received her PhD from Stanford University, with a focus on computational social sciences. Her prior projects were published in leading journals, including the American Journal of Sociology and American Sociological Review

Teaching Areas

Data visualization

Information strategy


Journal Publications and Reviews

周雪光; 艾云; 葛建华; 顾慧君; 李丁; 李兰; 卢清莲; 赵伟; 朱灵 / 党政关系: 一个人事制度视角与经验证据. March 2020; In: 社会. Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 137-167

周雪光; 艾云; 葛建华; 顾慧君; 李兰; 卢清莲; 赵伟; 朱灵 / 中国地方政府官员的空间流动: 层级分流模式与经验证据. May 2018; In: 社会. Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 1-45

Walder, Andrew G.; Lu, Qinglian / The dynamics of collapse in an authoritarian regime: China in 19671. January 2017; In: American Journal of Sociology. Vol. 122, No. 4, pp. 1144-1182

Walder, Andrew G.; Isaacson, Andrew; Lu, Qinglian / After State Socialism: The Political Origins of Transitional Recessions. April 2015; In: American Sociological Review. Vol. 80, No. 2, pp. 444-468

Chapters, Conference Papers, Creative and Literary Works

Xu, Tong; Lu, Angela; Mishra, Abhay; Song, Linqi; Liu, Zengyan / Racial Bias During “Black Lives Matter”: How Social Movement Reshapes Airbnb Host Performance. December 2021; ICIS 2021 Proceedings: Building Sustainability and Resilience with IS: A Call for Action.

LIN, Qingyuan; Lu, Angela / Why People Participate in Sending Danmuku? A Perspective from Herding Effect. December 2021; ICIS 2021 Proceedings: Building Sustainability and Resilience with IS: A Call for Action.

Lu, Angela; Xu, Yichao; Ge, Chunmian; Fang, Yulin / After Bubble Busts: The Generalist-Specialist Tradeoff in IT Career Mobility Post Dotcom. December 2020; ICIS 2020 Proceedings.

Lu, Angela; Abrahao, Bruno / The Structure and Evolution of Online Rating Biases in the Sharing Economy. July 2019; PACIS 2019 Proceedings.

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