Prof Deng Yongheng

Dr Malone-Lee Lai Choo has been invited to join the International Advisory Board of the Graduate Program in Sustainability Science-Global Leadership Initiative" (GPSS-GLI) of the University of Tokyo.

Prof Deng Yongheng

ARES Manuscript Prize awarded to Professor Ong Seow Eng, Deng Xiaoying and Qian Meijun for their joint paper "Real Estate Risk, Corporate Investment and Financing Choice". The paper was presented at ARES Meeting held from 1-5 April 2014 in California, USA.

Prof Deng Yongheng

A joint paper by Prof Sumit Agarwal and Asst Prof Qian Wenlan entitled "Consumption and Debt Response to Unanticipated Income Shocks: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Singapore" has been published in the American Economic Review Vol. 104, Issue 12 -- December 2014

Prof Deng Yongheng

Year 4 RE student Deborah Cheok had won a grand prize at the 10th English Economic Essay Contest for the International category.
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Prof Deng Yongheng

RE student Tan Ming Jiang and his team emerged as one of the winners at the SMRT's first hackathon, "Commuthon", which was held over three days, from 29 -31 August 2014.
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Prof Deng Yongheng

Prof Liow Kim Hiang's paper with Schindler, F entitled "Linkages and Volatility Spillover Effects Between Office Markets in Europe" had won the DTZ Research Institute Award for Academic Innovation 2014.

Prof Deng Yongheng

DRE 45th Anniversary Reunion Dinner
14 November 2014, Shangri-La Singapore
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Prof Deng Yongheng

NUS Institute of Real Estate Studies (IRES) organized the official opening of the Global Logistic Properties (GLP) Research Centre and a discussion forum on the role of logistics and infrastructure development in the urban Master Plan, Suzhou, China, on 27 Oct 2014.

Prof Deng Yongheng

Mr Melvin Poh
Managing Director, Fission Group of Companies
DRE 45 Public Talk Series: How I made my first million in Real Estate
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Prof Deng Yongheng

Launch of Chinese Residential Land Price Indexes in Beijing, China
The Institute of Real Estate Studies, National University of Singapore, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and the Hang Lung Center for Real Estate of Tsinghua University jointly launched the NUS-Wharton-Tsinghua Chinese Residential Land Price Indexes (CRLPI) on 1 September 2014, in Beijing, China.

Prof Deng Yongheng

Assoc. Prof. Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim
Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Health and Ministry of Transport
MP for Nee Soon GRC
DRE45 Public Talk Series: Transport & its Impact on Real Estate
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Prof Deng Yongheng

Prof Sumit Agarwal's paper with Chomsisengphet, S., N. Mahoney and J. Stroebel entitled "Regulating Consumer Financial Products: Evidence from the Card Act" has been accepted at the Quarterly Journal of Economics (QJE).

Prof Deng Yongheng

Prof Deng Yongheng has been elected as the 50th President of the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) at the AREUEA-ASSA Annual Conference 2014 in Philadelphia. Prof Deng's appointment as AREUEA President enhances NUS' formidable global network and will further strengthen NUS' research capabilities in the area of real estate finance and economics, particularly on Asia.

His paper co-authored with Xin Liu and Shang-jin Wei entitled "One Fundamental and Two Taxes: When does a Tobin Tax reduce financial price volatility?" won the best paper award in the 2014 China International Conference in Finance (CICF), in Chengdu, China in July 2014.
He has been appointed as a member of the management board of Asia Research Institute at NUS from 1 July 2014 to 30 June 2016.

Prof Deng Yongheng

Prof Sumit Agarwal has been appointed as the Low Tuck Kwong Professor in the NUS Business School. The appointment is in recognition of his outstanding and impactful scholarly accomplishments, which are internationally acknowledged. It is tenable for a period of five years, from July 2014 to June 2019.

Prof Deng Yongheng

Assoc. Prof Alice Christudason was elected to be the Vice-Chair of the NUS Teaching Academy's Executive Council (Exco) with effect from 1 July 2014, for a two-year term. The Exco is actively involved in defining the direction of the Academy for both the short and long term. The Exco also undertakes the day-to-day operations of the Academy, and is responsible for making decisions on behalf of all Fellows.

Prof Deng Yongheng

Dr Qin Yu, our newly joined faculty member, had her paper "Networked Leaders in the Shadow of the Market: A Chinese Experiment in Allocating Land Conversion Rights" included in the conference program of the NBER Meeting in October. Only a small subset of the large submissions can be included in the program.

Dr Wang Shi

Prof Liew Mun Leong
Founding President & CEO, CapitaLand Limited
Public Talk Series : Globalisation of Real Estate - The CapitaLand Experience, 24 April
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Dr Wang Shi

Mr Wang Shi
Chairman and Founder of China Vanke
Professor (Practice), NUS Business School and SDE
"Green Buildings For a Better Tomorrow" Joint Seminar, 14 April
"Green Development in China" Greater Good Series Talk (by invitation only), 16 April
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NOV
14

DRE45 Anniversary Reunion Dinner, Shangri-La Hotel

OCT
17

DRE45 Anniversary Public Talk Series – "How I make my first million in Real Estate!" by Mr Melvin Poh

SEP
23

SDE Greater Good Series - Leading Change & Challenges by Mr. John Lim, Group Chief Executive Officer, ARA Asset Management Limited

SEP
12

DRE45 Anniversary Public Talk Series - Transport & its Impact on Real Estate by Assoc Prof Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Health and Ministry of Transport MP for Nee Soon GRC