Feng Bang-yan is the dean of the College of Economics, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China. He is also the director of the university’s Institute on Hong Kong/Macau Economy. Professor Feng has researched and published extensively on Hong Kong’s economy, business groups and economic history. His major works include British Conglomerates in Hong Kong 1841–1996, Chinese Conglomerates in Hong Kong 1841–1997, A Treatise on Macau, Hong Kong’s Property Sector in the Past Century, and Hong Kong’s Financial Sector in the Past Century. He has also published over 100 articles in various academic journals.