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Publications, articles and academic research that might be of interest

“The Effects of Air Pollution on Mortality in Socially Deprived Urban Areas in Hong Kong, China”

 

Chit-Ming Wong, Chun-Quan Ou, King-Pan Chan, Yuen-Kwan Chau, Thuan-Quoc Thach, Lin Yang, Roger Yat-Nork Chung, Graham Neil Thomas, Joseph Sriyal Malik Peiris, Tze-Wai Wong, Anthony Johnson Hedley, and Tai-Hing Lam, Environmental Health Perspectives, Volume 116, Number 9, September 2008, 1189-1194

 

“Air Pollution: Costs and Paths to a Solution in Hong Kong—Understanding the Connections Among Visibility, Air Pollution, and Health Costs in Pursuit of Accountability, Environmental Justice, and Health Protection”

Anthony J. Hedley; Sarah M. McGhee; Bill Barron; Patsy Chau; June Chau; Thuan Q. Thach; Tze-Wai Wong; Christine Loh; Chit-Ming Wong, Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, 71: 544–554, 2008

 

“Association between air pollution and general practitioner visits for respiratory diseases in Hong Kong”

T W Wong, W Tam, I Tak Sun Yu, Y T Wun, A H S Wong, C M Wong, Thorax 2006; 61: 585 – 591

 

“A Tale of Two Cities: Effects of Air Pollution on Hospital Admissions in Hong Kong and London Compared”

Chit-Ming Wong, Richard W Atkinson, H. Ross Anderson, Anthony Johnson Hedley, Stefan Ma, Patsy Yuen-Kwan Chau, and Tai-Hing Lam, Environmental Health Perspectives, Volume 110, Number 1, January 2002, 67 - 77

 

“Weathering climate change: Insurance solutions for more resilient communities”, published by Swiss Re (2010)

 

“European Weather Derivatives”: a UK Institute and Faculty of Actuaries working party paper

 

“Asset Owners: Climate Change Initiative Update: Funds Survey Results”, published by The Climate Institute (2009)

 

“Climate Change: Investment Initiative Update: Asset Consultants Survey”, published by The Climate Institute (2009)