Scholarly Publications

2018

Ng, A.K.Y., Jiang, C., Larson, P., Prentice, B. and Duval, D. (2018): Transport Nodal System. Elsevier, Cambridge, MA, ISBN: 9780128110676 (240 page).

2017

Lau, Y.Y., Tam, K.C., Ng, A.K.Y., Nguyen, H.O. and Nikolova, N. (2017): ‘Cruise Shipping Accidents in Asia: The Trends, Causal Factors and Implications’. Proceedings of the 18th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities, Varna, Bulgaria, 11-14 October, pp. 372-382.

Ha, M.H., Yang, Z., Notteboom, T., Ng, A.K.Y. and Heo, M.W. (2017): ‘Revisiting port performance measurement: a hybrid multi-stakeholder framework for the modelling of port performance indicators’. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 103: 1-16.

Jiang, Y., Ng, A.K.Y., Wang, Y., Wang, L. and Yu, B. (forthcoming): ‘The locational characteristics of firms in the business service industry in airport economic zones: the case of Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport in China’. Journal of Urban Planning and Development (in press).

Lau, Y.Y. and Ng, A.K.Y. (forthcoming): ‘A review study of mid-stream operation in Hong Kong’. Maritime Business Review (in press).

Lau, Y.Y., Ducruet, C., Ng, A.K.Y. and Fu, X. (2017): ‘Across the waves: a bibliometric analysis of container shipping research since the 1960s’. Maritime Policy & Management 44(6): 667-684.

Lau, Y.Y. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2017): ‘Are maritime studies ready for the competitive job market? Students’ perspective on maritime programs’. Seaview 117: 24-28.

Li, K.X., Jin, M., Qi, G. and Ng, A.K.Y. (forthcoming): ‘Logistics as a driving force for development under the Belt and Road Initiative: the Chinese model for developing countries’. Transport Reviews (in press, doi: 10.1080/01441647.2017.1365276).

Monios, J., Wilmsmeier, G. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2017): ‘Port system evolution: the emergence of second-tier hubs’, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists, Kyoto, Japan, June 26-30.

Ng, A.K.Y., Wang, T., Yang, Z., Li, K.X. and Jiang, C. (forthcoming): ‘How is business adapting to climate change impacts appropriately? Some insight from the commercial port sector’. Journal of Business Ethics (in press, doi: 10.1007/s10551-016-3179-6).

Ng, A.K.Y., Wong, K., Shou, E.C. and Jiang, C. (2017): ‘The geography of institutional change: insight from the strategic and spatial evolution of a port terminal operator’ Proceedings of the World Transport Convention, Beijing, China, June 3-6 (Paper no. 1256).

Tam, K.C. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2017): ‘Port city and business logistics: a historical review on the shifting patterns of transportation networks of the Pearl River Delta during the early 20th century’. Proceedings of the AAS-IN-ASIA Conference 2017, Seoul, South Korea, June 24-27.

Wang, L., Notteboom, T.E., Lau, Y.Y. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2017): ‘Functional differentiation and sustainability: a new stage of development in the Chinese container port system’. Sustainability 9(3): 328.

Yang, Z., Ng, A.K.Y., Wang, T., Lee, P.T.W., Zhang, D. and Lau, Y.Y. (forthcoming): ‘Risk and cost evaluation of port adaptation measures to climate change impacts’. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and the Environment (in press, doi: 10.1016/j.trd.2017.03.004).

Zhang, H., Ng, A.K.Y. and Becker, A. (2017): ‘A critical discussion on the roles of institutions on ports’ adaptation to the impacts posed by climate change’. In: Leal Filho, W. and Keenan, J.M. (Eds.): Climate Change Adaptation in North America: Fostering Resilience and the Regional Capacity to Adapt. Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 105-117.

2016

Zhu, S., Fu, X., Ng, A.K.Y. and Luo, M. (2016); ‘Environmental costs and economic implications of container shipping in the Northern Sea Route’. Proceedings of the World Transport Convention, Beijing, China, June 3-6 (Paper no. 1259).

D’Alfonso, T., Jiang, C., and V. Bracaglia (2016): ‘Air Transport and High-Speed Rail Competition: Environmental Implications and Mitigation Policies’. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, forthcoming.

Homosombat, W., Ng, A.K.Y. and Fu, X. (2016): ‘Regional transformation and port cluster competition: the case of the Pearl River Delta in South China’. Growth and Change 47(3): 349-362.

Huang, H., Chen, J. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2016): ‘The promotion of Zhejiang’s professional market under a new norm: a discussion on the transformation and upgrading strategies of traditional industrial clusters’ (新常态下浙江专业市场推动:传统产业集群转型升级的对策探讨). Journal of Commercial Economics (贸易经济类核心期刊)  18: 213-214.

Jiang, C., Wan Y., and Zhang, A. (2016) “Internalization of Port Congestion: Strategic Effect behind Shipping Line Delays and Implications for Terminal Charges and Investment”, Maritime Policy & Management, forthcoming.

Jiang, C., and Zhang, A. (2016) “High-Speed Rail Competition: Long-term Impacts on Airline Network, Market Coverage and Social Welfare”, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, forthcoming.

Lau, Y. Y., Tam, K. C., Ng, A. K. Y., and Chan, E. K. K. (2016): "The Professionalization of Hong Kong’s Sub-Degree Logistics and Supply Chain Education: A Comparative Study of High Diploma and Associate Degree". Proceedings of International Association of Maritime Economists Conference, Hamburg, Germany.

Lau, Y. Y., Tam, K. C., and Ng, A. K. Y. (2016): "The Professionalization of Hong Kong’s Sub-Degree Logistics and Supply Chain Education".  Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Social Sciences and Business, Tokyo.

Martín-Alcalde, E., Saurí, S. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2016): ‘Port-focal logistics and the evolution of port regions in a globalized world’. In: Lee, P.T.W. and Cullinane, K. (Eds.): Dynamic Shipping and Port Development in the Globalized Economy (Volume 2): Emerging Trends in Ports. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 102-127.

Ng, A.K.Y., Becker, A., Cahoon, S., Chen, S.L., Earl, P. and Yang, Z. (Eds.) (2016): Climate Change and Adaptation Planning for Ports, Routledge, Abingdon. http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9781138797901/

Prentice, B.E. and Knotts, R. (2016): 'Sustainable transportation: airships versus jet airplanes'. Proceedings of the Canadian Transportation Research Forum Annual Meeting, Issue: 51st, forthcoming.

Prentice, B.E. and Lau, Y.Y. (2016): ‘Market Potential for Transport Airships in Service to Hong Kong’. International Journal of Aviation Management, 3(1): 68-83.

Prentice, B.E. and Prokop, D. (2016): Concepts of Transportation Economics. World Scientific, Singapore.

Wang, Y., Yeo, G.T. and Ng, A.K.Y. (forthcoming): ‘Choosing optimal bunkering ports for liner shipping companies: A hybrid Fuzzy-Delphi–TOPSIS approach’. In: Lee, P.T.W. and Yang, Z. (Eds.): Multi-Criteria Decision Making in Maritime Studies and Logistics. Springer, Heidelberg (in press).

Wong, K.H.T., Shou, E.C., Zhang, H. and Ng, A.K.Y. (forthcoming): 'Strategy formulation of new generation ports: a case study of the Hong Kong International Terminals Ltd. (HIT)'. Research in Transportation Business and Management (in press, doi: 10.1016/j.rtbm.2016.09.001)

Yang, Z., Wang, J. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2016): ‘Towards robust management of maritime risk and security’. In: Lee, P.T.W. and Cullinane, K. (Eds.): Dynamic Shipping and Port Development in the Globalized Economy (Volume 1): Applying Theory to Practice in Maritime Logistics. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 122-149.

Zeng, Q., Qu, C., Ng, A.K.Y. and Zhao, X. (2016): ‘A new approach for Baltic Dry Index forecasting based on empirical mode decomposition and neural networks’. Maritime Economics & Logistics, 18(2): 192-210.

Zhang, H. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2016): ‘Climate change and adaptation planning for ports: a global study’. Proceedings of the World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR) 2016, Shanghai, China, 10-15 July.

Zhang, H. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2016): ‘The regional efforts of Port Metro Vancouver in adapting to potential impacts posed by climate change’. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) 2016, Hamburg, Germany, 23-26 August.

Zhang, H., Ng, A.K.Y. and Becker, A. (forthcoming): ‘A critical discussion on the roles of institutions on ports’ adaptation to the impacts posed by climate change’. In: Leal Filho, W. and Keenan, J.M. (Eds.): Climate Change Adaptation in North America: Experiences, Case Studies and Best Practices. Springer, Heidelberg (in press).

2015

D’Alfonso, T., Jiang, C., and V. Bracaglia (2015) “Would High-speed Rail Competition Benefit Environment and Social Welfare?”, Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 74, 118-137.

Gillen, D., Hasheminia, H., and Jiang, C. (2015) “Strategic Considerations behind the Network-Regional Airline Tie Ups – A Theoretical and Empirical Study”, Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 72, 93-111.

Ha, M.H., Yang, Z., Ng, A.K.Y., Bonsall, S. and An, K.M. (2015): ‘A hybrid approach for modelling interdependencies between port-performance indicators (PPIs)’. Proceedings of the IAME 2015 Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24-26 August.

Jiang, C., Wan, Y., and D’Alfonso, T. (2015) “Strategic Choice of Alliance Membership under Local Competition and Global Networks”, Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 49 (2), 316-337.

Lau, Y.Y. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2015): ‘The motivations and expectations of students pursuing maritime education’. WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs 14(2): 313-331.

Lau, Y.Y., Rodrigue, J.P. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2015): ‘Villes et logistique en Chine’. In: Dablanc, L. and Frémont, A. (Eds.): La Métropole Logistique: Le Transport de Marchandises et le Territoire des Grandes Villes. Armand Colin, Paris, pp. 235-250.

Lau, Y.Y., Tam, K.C. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2015): ‘Ferry services and British colonial governance in Hong Kong’. Proceedings of the International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports (IFSPA) 2015, Hong Kong, China, 29 November - 2 December.

Lee, P.T.W., Suthiwartnarueput, K., Lin, C.W., Visamitanan, K., Yang, Z. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2015): ‘The key success factors of waterfront port development’. Proceedings of the IAME 2015 Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24-26 August.

Ng, A.K.Y., Valesco-Acosta, A. and Wang, T. (2015): ‘Institutions and the governance of transport infrastructure projects: some insight from the planning and construction of the CentrePort Canada Way’. Research in Transportation Business and Management 14: 25-33.

Ng, A.K.Y., Wang, T., Yang, Z. and Li, K.X. (2015): ‘A study of Canadian Ports in adapting to the risks and uncertainties posed by climate change’. Proceedings of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) 2015 Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24-26 August.

Rodrigues, V.S., Pettit, S., Harris, I., Beresford, A., Piecyk, M., Yang, Z. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2015): ‘UK supply chain carbon mitigation strategies using alternative ports and multimodal freight transport operations’. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 78: 40-56.

Tongzon, J.L., Ng, A.K.Y. and Shou, E.C. (2015): ‘Institutions, transport infrastructure governance and planning: lessons from the corporatization of port authorities in East Asia’. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy 33(6): 1467-1483.

Wan, C., Zhang, D., Shi, J., Fu, S., Yan, X. and Ng, A.K.Y. (2015): ‘Emerging LNG fueled ships in the Chinese shipping industry: a hybrid analysis on its prospects’. WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs 14(1): 43-59.

Wan, Y., Jiang, C., and Zhang, A. (2015) “Airport Congestion Pricing and Terminal Investment: Effects of Terminal Congestion, Passenger Types, and Concessions”, Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 82, 91-113.

Xiao, Y., Fu, X., Ng, A.K.Y. and Zhang, A. (2015): ‘Port investments on coastal and marine disasters prevention: economic modeling and implications’. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological 78: 202-221.

Yang, Z., Ng, A.K.Y., Lee, P.T.W., Wang, T., Rodrigues, V.S., Pettit, S. and Harris, I. (2015): ‘Modelling risk based cost analysis of port adaptation measures to climate change’. Proceedings of the International Conference of the Asian Logistics Round Table (ALRT), Taipei, ROC, 31 August - 1 September 2015.