Dr. Raymond K. H. Chan

City University of Hong Kong, China

Associate Professor



1996 Ph.D., Sociology, University of Essex, UK

1989 M.A., Social Service Planning, University of Essex, UK

Publications (Selected)

  1. LIN, Ka. and CHAN, R.K.H., in press. Repositioning three models of social policy with reference to East Asian welfare systems. International Social Work. doi:10.1177/0020872813503857
  2. OISHI, A., CHAN, R.K.H., WANG, L. R. and HAN, J., 2015. Do Part-time Jobs Mitigate Workers' Work-Family Conflict and Enhance Wellbeing? New Evidence from Four East-Asian Societies. Social Indicators Research, vol.121, no.1, pp.5-25. doi:10.1007/s11205-014-0624-8
  3. CHAN, R.K.H. (2014). Crossing the ‘Border’: Migration under the One Country – Two Systems. Social Policy Review (CASS), no.5, pp.37-57.
  4. CHEUNG, C.K., CHAN, R.K.H. and Ho, W. C. (2014). Feeling Close to Fellow Citizens in Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. Social Indicators Research, vol.119, no.1, pp.25-48. doi:10.1007/s11205-013-0483-8
  5. CHAN, R.K.H., DUAN, R. and CHEUNG, C.K. (2014). Individualization and Life-course Tasks Plan: implications on social policy arrangement. Twenty-first Century, No.146, pp.81-96.
  6. CHEUNG, C.K., WANG, L.L.R. and CHAN, R.K.H., 2013. Differential Impacts of Stressors on Sense of Belonging. Social Indicators Research, vol.113, no.2, pp.277-297. ISSN: 0303-8300. Available from: DOI: 10.1007/s11205-012-0092-y
  7. CHAN, R.K.H. and HO, W.C., 2013. From passive assistance to capacity building: Assessing the Child Development Fund in Hong Kong. Asia-Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development, vol.23, no.2, pp.134-142. ISSN: 0218-5385. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/02185385.2013.793021
  8. CHAN, R.K.H. and CHAN, C.K.C., 2013. Shifting boundary between work and welfare – A review of Active Labour Market Policies in Hong Kong. Journal of Asian Public Policy, vol.6, no.1, pp.26-41. ISSN: 1751-6234. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/17516234.2013.765178
  9. CHAN, R.K.H. and WANG, Y., 2013. The Quest for Legitimacy in a Transitional Economy: A Comparison of Private Hospitals in China and Vietnam. Journal of Comparative Asian Development,  vol.12, no.1, pp.60-83. ISSN1533-9114. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/15339114.2012.749121
  10. CHAN, R.K.H., 2013. The welfare-work nexus in East Asia – A comparison of contexts, paths and directions.Journal of Asian Public Policy, vol.6, no.1, pp.99-113. ISSN: 1751-6234. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/17516234.2013.765204
  11. Chan, R.K.H., 2012. Competence Trust, Reflexivity and Risk Management in Hong Kong. Asian Journal of Political Science, vol.20, no.3, pp.267-283.ISSN: 0218-5377. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/02185377.2012.748970
  12. HU, K. and CHAN, R.K.H., 2012. Social Capital and Civic Engagement in Urban China. International Journal of Social Quality, vol.2, no.2, pp.24-42.ISSN1757-0344. Available from: DOI:
  13. CHAN, R.K.H., SOMA, N., and YAMASHITA, J., 2011. Care Regimes and Responses: the East Asian Experiences Compared. Journal of Comparative Social Welfare, vol.27, no.2, pp.175-186.  ISSN: 2169-9763. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/17486831.2011.567023
  14. CHAN, R.K.H., 2011. Patterns and Paths of Care Regimes for Children and Elderly in Hong Kong. Journal of Comparative Social Welfare, vol.27, no.2, pp.155-164. ISSN: 2169-9763. Available from: DOI: 10.1080/17486831.2011.567020
  15. CHAN, R.K.H., and HU, K., 2011. Primary Health Services Utilization and Inequality: The Emerging Symbiotic Public/Private Model in Hong Kong. Journal of Public and Private Healthcare Management and Economics, vol.1, no.4, pp.1-13.ISSN2155-6423. Available from: DOI: 10.4018/ijpphme.2011100101
  16. CHAN, R.K.H., and HAYASHI, K., 2010. Gender Roles and Help-Seeking Behaviour: Promoting Professional Help among Japanese Men. Journal of Social Work, vol.10, no.3, pp.243-262. ISSN1468-0173. Available from: DOI: 10.1177/1468017310369274
  17. CHEUNG, C.K., and CHAN, R.K.H., 2010. Social Capital as Exchange: its Contribution to Morale. Social Indicators Research, vol.96, no.2, pp.205-227. ISSN: 0303-8300. Available from: DOI: 10.1007/s11205-009-9570-2

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