Man-Lui Lau

Man-Lui Lau

Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty
Kalmanovitz Hall 218


Man-Lui Lau received his PhD from Cornell University. His areas of specialization are microeconomics, macroeconomics, options and futures, mathematical economics and the economies of East Asia. Dr. Lau has published papers on the theory of economic growth and Asian economies. His current research includes the East and Southeast Asian economies, financial development and economic growth, and the theory of Real Options and it's application.


  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Options and futures
  • Mathematical economics
  • Economies of East Asia

Research Areas

  • East and Southeast Asian economies
  • Financial development and economic growth
  • Theory of Real Options and its application


  • Graduate Director of Economics


  • PhD, Cornell University