Professor Tai-lok Lui is Vice President (Research and Development) and Chair Professor of Hong Kong Studies at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). His research interests cover class analysis, economic sociology, urban sociology, and Hong Kong studies. He co-authored Hong Kong, China: Learning to Belong to a Nation and Hong Kong: Becoming a Chinese Global City. He also co-edited Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Hong Kong. For publications in Chinese, he is the author of the award-winning The Story of Hong Kong in the 1970s Re-told and The Hong Kong Model. He is a columnist for newspapers and journals published in Hong Kong and China. He obtained his B.A. and M.Phil. from The University of Hong Kong and M.Phil. and D.Phil. from Oxford University.