Bachelor of Science (honorary), University Hong Kong, 1980. Master of Science in Econ, London School Economics, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, London School Economics, 1991.
Demonstrator University Hong Kong, 1981—1982. Teaching assistant London School Economics, 1982—1984. Lecturer Hong Kong Polytechnics and then City Polytechnics, 1985—1986, Nanyang Technological University, 1991—1995.
Head, Economic research department Bank East Asia, Hong Kong, 1995—1996. Manager Hong Kong Monetary Authority, 1996—1997. Senior manager Bank of China, 1997—1999.
Associate professor Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, since 1999.
Married Xiu Yan Huang, October 8, 1970. Children: Chun Yeung, Chun Yiu.