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Xiaowen Fu

Xiaowen Fu

BappEc BCompSc SJTU MInfoMgmt Nangyang Tech PhD BrCol
Senior Lecturer in Aviation and Maritime

Rm 1122
C13 - St James Campus
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

Telephone +61 2 9114 1731
Fax +61 2 9114 1863
xiaowen.fu@sydney.edu.au
Curriculum vitae Curriculum vitae

Bio

Dr Xiaowen Fu joined the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies as Senior Lecturer in Ports and Maritime in April 2013. Prior to this, he was Associate Professor at the Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He obtained his PhD degree from the Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia in Canada in 2006. His main research area is transport economics which covers issues such as competition policy and government regulation, efficiency benchmarking, transport demand modelling and industrial organisation. Most of Dr Fu's studies are related to the aviation industry and the maritime industry. Xiaowen has provided advisory and economic modelling services to organisations such as the Boeing Commercial Aircrafts, New Zealand Commerce Commission, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Australian Competition Tribunal, Civil Aviation Administration of China, Hong Kong Central Policy Unit and Japan Rail (East). He is also a co-author for the key background report to the 2009 OECD Transport Ministerial Conference.

Publications

2014

4
Journal Article/s

Fu X, Oum TH and Yan J 2014 'An Analysis of Travel Demand in Japan’s Intercity Market: Empirical Estimation and Policy Simulation', Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol.48:1, pp. 97-113 Link

Zhuang W, Luo M and Fu X 2014 'A Game Theory Analysis of Port Specialization - Implications to the Chinese Port Industry', Maritime Policy & Management, vol.41:3, pp. 268-87 Link

Homsombat W, Ng A and Fu X 2014 Forthcoming 'Regional Transformation and Port Cluster Competition: The Case of the Pearl River Delta in South China', Growth and Change

Wang K, Fan X, Fu X and Zhou Y 2014 'Benchmarking the performance of Chinese airlines: An investigation of productivity, yield and cost competitiveness', Journal of Air Transport Management, vol.38, pp. 3-14 Link

Wang K, Gong Q, Fu X and Fan X 2014 'Frequency and aircraft size dynamics in a concentrated growth market: The case of the Chinese domestic market', Journal of Air Transport Management, vol.36, pp. 50-8 Link

Adler N, Fu X, Oum TH and Yu C 2014 'Air transport liberalization and airport slot allocation: The case of the Northeast Asian transport market', Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, vol.62, pp. 3-19 Link

Homsombat W, Lei Z and Fu X 2014 'Competitive effects of the airlines-within-airlines strategy - pricing and route entry patterns', Transportation Research. Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, vol.63, pp. 1-16 Link

Yip TL, Liu J, Fu X and Feng J 2014 Forthcoming 'Modeling the Effects of Competition on Seaport Terminal Awarding', Transport Policy

Fu X and Luo M 2014 Forthcoming 'Editorial - Special issue on trade, supply chain activities and transport - Selected papers of the 2013 IFSPA Conference', Transport Policy

5
Conference Paper/s

Fu X and Yang H 2014 'Forms of Airport Regulation and Resultant Service Quality - A Comparison of Light-Handed Regulation Vs Price-Cap Regulation', 18th Air Transport Research Society ATRS World Conference, Bordeaux, France, 20th July 2014

Fu X and Yang H 2014 'Airport Investment with Vertical Arrangements', 18th Air Transport Research Society ATRS World Conference, Bordeaux, France, 20th July 2014

2013

4
Journal Article/s

Homsombat W, Yip TL, Yang H and Fu X 2013 'Regional Cooperation and Management of Port Pollution', Maritime Policy & Management, vol.40:5, pp. 451-66 Link

Lam JSL, Ng AKY and Fu X 2013 'Stakeholder management for establishing sustainable regional port governance', Research in Transportation Business & Management, vol.8, pp. 30-38 Link

Xiao Y, Fu X and Zhang A 2013 'Demand uncertainty and airport capacity choice', Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, vol.57, pp. 91-104 Link

Lau YY, Ng AKY, Fu X and Li KX 2013 'The Evolution and Research Trend of Container Shipping', Maritime Policy & Management, vol.40:7, pp. 654-74 Link

5
Conference Paper/s

Xiao Y, Fu X, Ng A 2013 'An Economic Investigation on Port Investment against Climate Change - what decisions should be made by port regulators?', Third Annual International Workshop on Port Economics and Policy, Singapore, 11th December 2013

Fu X, Wang K, Lei Z and Yan J 2013 'Low-cost Carrier in China: Spring Airline's Effect on Market Competition and its Entry Pattern', 17th World Conference of Air Transport Research Society ATRS 2013, Bergamo, Italy, 29th June 2013

Yang H, Zhang A and Fu X 2013 'Determinants of Airport - Airline Vertical Relationships: Analytical Results and Empirical Evidence', 17th World Conference of Air Transport Research Society ATRS 2013, Bergamo, Italy, 29th June 2013

Gong Q, Wang K, Fan X and Fu X 2013 'Why Chinese Airlines Haven’t Become Leading Cargo Carriers - Analyzing Air Freight Network and International Trade Drivers for Mainland China', 17th World Conference of Air Transport Research Society ATRS 2013, Bergamo, Italy, 29th June 2013

Wang K, Fu X and Luo M 2013 'Investigating the Impacts of Introducing Emission Trading Scheme to Shipping Industry', 6th International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports IFSPA 2013, Hong Kong, (China), 5th June 2013

Fu X, Lei Z, Wang K and Yan J 2013 'Low-Cost Carrier in China: Spring Airline’s Effect on Market Competition and its Entry Pattern', 6th International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports IFSPA 2013, Hong Kong, (China), 5th June 2013

Chen R, Lei Z and Fu X 2013 'Competitive Responses of an Established Airline to the Entry of a Low-cost Carrier into its Hub Airports', 6th International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports IFSPA 2013, Hong Kong, (China), 5th June 2013

Zhuang W, Luo M and Fu X 2013 'Does Chinese Port Industry Need More Regulation? – A Game Theory Analysis of Port Specialization', 6th International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports IFSPA 2013, Hong Kong, (China), 5th June 2013

2012

4
Journal Article/s

Xiao Y, Ng A, Yang HJ and Fu X 2012 'An Analysis of the Dynamics of Ownership, Capacity Investments and Pricing Structure of Ports', Transport Reviews, vol.32:5, pp. 629-52

Wang K, Ng A, Lam J and Fu X 2012 'Cooperation or Competition? Factors and Conditions Affecting Regional Port Governance in South China', Maritime Economics & Logistics, vol.14:3, pp. 386-408

Lau YY, Lei Z, Fu X and Ng A 2012 'The Implications of the Re-establishment of direct links across the Taiwan Strait on the aviation industries in Greater China', Research in Transportation Economics, vol.35, pp. 3-12

Fu X, Zhang A and Lei Z 2012 'Will China’s Airline Industry Survive the Entry of High Speed Rail?', Research in Transportation Economics, vol.35, pp. 13-25

5
Conference Paper/s

Wang K, Fan X, Fu X and Zhou Y 2012 'Benchmarking Chinese Airlines’ Performances - An Investigation on Productivity, Yield and Cost Competitiveness', 16th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2012, Tainan, Taiwan, 30th June 2012

Wang K, Fu X and Fan X 2012 'Choices of Flight Frequency and Aircraft Size in China’s Domestic Routes with increasing air travel demand and changing competition structure', 16th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2012, Tainan, Taiwan, 30th June 2012

2011

2
Book Section/s

Fu X 2011 'Aviation Logistics Management' in Supply Chain Management and Transport Logistics, ed. John Liu, Routledge

4
Journal Article/s

Fu X, Homsombat W and Oum TH 2011 'Airport-Airline Vertical Relationships, Their Effects and Regulatory Policy Implications', Journal of Air Transport Management, vol.17, pp. 347-53

Homsombat W, Lei Z and Fu X 2011 'Development Status and Prospects For Aviation Hubs - A Comparative Study of the Major Airports in South-east Asia', Singapore Economic Review, vol.56:4, pp. 573-91

Fu X, Dresner M and Oum TH 2011 'Effects of Transport Service Differentiation in the U.S. Domestic Airline Market', Transportation Research – Part E, vol.47:3, pp. 297-305

2010

4
Journal Article/s

Fu X, Oum TH and Zhang A 2010 'Air Transport Liberalization and its Impacts on Airline Competition and Air Passenger Traffic', Transportation Journal, vol.49:4, pp. 24-41

Fu X and Zhang A 2010 'Effects of Airport Concession Revenue Sharing on Airline Competition and Social Welfare', Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol.44:2, pp. 119-38

Li ZC, Lam HK, Wong SC and Fu X 2010 'Optimal Route Allocation in a Liberalizing Airline Market', Transportation Research – Part B, vol.44:7, pp. 886-902

Homsombat W, Fu X and Agachai S 2010 'Policy Implications of Airline Performance Indicators: Analysis of major North American airlines', Transportation Research Record, vol.2177, pp. 41-8

Zhang A, Fu X and Yang G 2010 'Revenue Sharing with Multiple Airlines and Airports', Transportation Research – Part B, vol.44:8-9, pp. 944-59

Fu X, Ng A and Lau YY 2010 'The Impacts of Maritime Piracy on Global Economic Development: the case of Somalia', Maritime Policy & Management, vol.37:7, pp. 677-97

5
Conference Paper/s

Xiao Y, Fu X, Oum TH and Yan J 2010 'Airport Capacity and Real Option Choice with Demand Uncertainty', 4th International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports IFSPA 2010, Chengdu, China, 18th October 2010

Fu X, Yan J and Oum TH 2010 'Exploring Network Effects of Point-to-Point Networks: An Investigation of the Spatial Entry Patterns of Southwest Airlines', 12th World Conference on Transport Research WCTR 2010, Lisbon, Portugal, 15th July 2010

Fu X, Zhang A and Yang G 2010 'Revenue Sharing With Multiple Airlines and Airports', 12th World Conference on Transport Research WCTR 2010, Lisbon, Portugal, 15th July 2010

Feng J, Fu X, Sumalee A and Zhang A 2010 'Airport – Airline Cooperation under Demand Uncertainty', 14th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2010, Porto, Portugal, 9th July 2010

Fu X, Ho HW, Sumalee A and Oum TH 2010 'Analyzing the Effects of Air Transport Liberalization - Modeling and Calibration of Realistic Aviation Markets', 14th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2010, Porto, Portugal, 9th July 2010

Fu X, Ng AKY and Lau YY 2010 'The Impact of Maritime Piracy on Global Economic Development', International Forum on Maritime Security, Taipei, Taiwan, 16th April 2010

2009

4
Journal Article/s

Ng AKY and Fu X 2009 'The International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports (IFSPA): Background, objectives and special issue (edited journal issue)', Transport Policy, vol.16:5

5
Conference Paper/s

Homsombat W, Fu X and Sumalee A 2009 'Airline Operating Performance Indicators towards Implications: An Analysis of Major North American Airlines', 14th Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies International Conference HKSTS 2009, Hong Kong, (China), 12th December 2009

Yan J, Fu X and Oum TH 2009 'Exploring Network Effects of Point-to-Point Networks: An Investigation of the Spatial Entry Patterns of Southwest Airlines', 14th Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies International Conference HKSTS 2009, Hong Kong, (China), 12th December 2009

Oum TH and Fu X 2009 'Effects of Airport-Airline Vertical Relationships', 13th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2009, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 30th June 2009

Adler N, Fu X, Oum TH and Yu C 2009 'Impacts of Liberalization in the North-East Asian Passenger Market', 13th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2009, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 30th June 2009

Yan J, Fu X and Oum TH 2009 'Exploring Network Effects of Point-to-Point Networks: An Investigation of the Spatial Entry Patterns of Southwest Airlines', International Association of Maritime Economists Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 26th June 2009

Oum TH, Zhang A and Fu X 2009 'Air Transport Liberalization and its Impacts on Airline Competition and Air Passenger Traffic', 3rd International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports IFSPA 2009, Hong Kong, (China), 27th May 2009

2008

5
Conference Paper/s

Fu X 2008 'Competition and Social Welfare - Effects of Airport Concession Revenue Sharing', 12th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2008, Athens, Greece, 10th July 2008

2007

2
Book Section/s

Oum TH, Waters WG and Fu X 2007 'Transport Demand Elasticities' in Handbook of Transport Modelling (2nd edition), ed. David A Hensher & Kenneth J Button, Elsevier

4
Journal Article/s

Oum TH and Fu X 2007 'Air Transport Security User Charge Pricing: An Investigation of Flat per-passenger Charge vs. Ad Valorem User Charge Schemes', Transportation Research - Part E, vol.43:3, pp. 283-93

5
Conference Paper/s

Fu X, Dresner M and Oum TH 2007 'Airline Competition in the Presence of a Major LCC - What Happened after the Effects of Southwest’s Entries Stabilized', 11th Air Transport Research Society World Conference ATRS 2007, Berkeley, United States, 23rd June 2007

2006

4
Journal Article/s

Fu X, Lijesen M and Oum TH 2006 'An Analysis of Airport Pricing and Regulation in the Presence of Competition Between Full Service Airlines and Low Cost Carriers', Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol.40:3, pp. 425-47

2005

4
Journal Article/s

Oum TH, Fu X and Yu C 2005 'New Evidences on Airline Efficiency and Yields: A Comparative Analysis of Major North American Air Carriers and Its Implications', Transport Policy, vol.12, pp. 153-64

2003

4
Journal Article/s

Oum TH, Yu C and Fu X 2003 'A Comparative Analysis of Productivity Performance of the World’s Major Airports: Summary report of the ATRS Global Airport Benchmarking Research Report -2002', Journal of Air Transport Management, vol.9-5, pp. 285-98

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