The University community mourned the sad loss of Prof Michael Arthur Firth, Hong Kong Economic Journal Chair Professor of Finance in the Department of Finance and Insurance, who passed away on 24 August.
Prof Firth joined the Lingnan family in January 2007. He was the Head of the Department of Finance and Insurance from 2008 to 2015. Throughout his nine years of service with the University, Prof Firth was a dedicated and conscientious teacher. His contributions to the University will continue to be appreciated by his colleagues and students alike.