Refereed Articles

* Designing Property Futures Contracts and Options based on NCREIF Property Indices, The Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, Vol. 12:2, May-August 2006. This paper won the Award for Best Paper in Real Estate Finance sponsored by the Fannie Mae Foundation at the 22nd American Real Estate Society Meeting in Key West, Florida (April 19-22, 2006). Co-authored with Will McIntosh.

* Beyond Index-Based Hedging: Can Real Estate Trigger a New Breed of Derivatives Market?, Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, Vol. 13:4, 2007. This paper won the Award for Best Paper in Innovative Thinking "Thinking out of the Box" sponsored by the Homer Hoyt Advanced Institute at the American Real Estate Society 23rd Annual Meeting (April 2007). This paper also received the Award for Best Paper published in the Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management at the American Real Estate Society 24th Annual Meeting (April 2008).

* Titptoe Past the Dragon: Replicating and Hedging Chinese Direct Real Estate, Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, Vol 19:1, 2013.

* Testing Alternative models of Property Derivatives: The Case of the City of London Office Market, Journal of Property Investment and Finance, Vol 32 N.2, 2014.

Non-refereed Articles

* Going Synthetic: The Next Frontier for US Property Derivatives, The Institutional Real Estate Letter, November 2005. Co-authored with Will McIntosh.

* Is This a Revolution? Property Derivatives could change the Real Estate Markets, The Institutional Real Estate Letter, October 2005.
Co-authored with Will McIntosh.

* Hedging and Replicating Non-listed Real Estate Returns: Are Property Derivatives a Pipe Dream? Association of Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles (ANREV Hong Kong), Red Paper series, Technical Paper, March 2014.

Refereed Articles

* Butterfly Spotting: An Industrial Real Estate Perspective on Globalization and Transnational Economies, Journal of Real Estate Literature, Vol 18:1, 55-77, 2010, co-authored with Bill Whitaker and Will McIntosh.
This paper won the Award for Best Paper in Industrial Real Estate sponsored by the NAIOP-National Association of Industrial and Office Properties- Foundation at the American Real Estate Society 24th annual meeting (2008).

* Are UK-REITs Victims of Their Own Success?, >The Real Estate Finance Journal (Winter 2008), co-authored with Bill Whitaker.

* Corporate Governance and Performance of Externally Managed Singapore REITs, Co-authored with Joseph Ooi. Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol 46:4, 2013. This paper won the Award for Best Paper in International Real Estate Portfolio Management at the American Real Estate Society 26 th annual meeting (2010).

* Book Review for Towers of Capital: Office Markets & International Financial Services (Colin Lizieri), Urban Studies (May 2012, 49:6, 1402-1404).

* Another Look at Asian REITs Performance after the Global Financial Crisis, Co-authored with Alain Coen, in Handbook of Asian Finance, Elsevier (Chapter 4, Volume 2, 2014).

Non refereed Articles

* Emerging Potential: Asian Commercial Real Estate as Inflation Hedge, IPE Real Estate (May 2011).

* The R-Index of Corporate Governance: Introducing a New Measure of Corporate Governance for Singapore REITs, Asia Pacific Real Estate Association White Paper, January 2012.

* Corporate Governance: Introducing the R Index of Corporate Governance for Externally Managed Asian REITs, The Institutional Real Estate Letter- Asia Pacific (March 2012).

* Asian Commercial Real Estate as an Inflation Hedge: A Multi Country Multi Asset Class Analysis, APREA Report, March 2012, Webcast available on

* Harnessing Financial Innovation to Deal with Global Housing Bubbles, The Edge Singapore, August 25, 2014.

* The Impact of Smart Cities, The Business Times, Singapore, September 3, 2015.

* UK Real Estate Funds: Going back to Basics, The Edge (Singapore), July 18, 2016.

* Are REOCs a good vehicle for private equity real estate funds?, he Real Estate Finance Journal, Summer Issue, Thomson Reuters, 2017.

* Time for Retail REITs to get smart, he Edge (Singapore), December 8, 2017

* A Reawakened Sense of Destiny: Why the World Needs China Economic Derivatives Now, The Business Times (Singapore), March 8 2013.

* The Chinese Renaissance: Time is Ripe for Economic Derivatives, China Business Network (Shanghai, China), April 24 2013 (in Mandarin).

* L'Emergence de la Chine: Catalyseur d'un Marché de Dérivés Macro-économiques?, Le Temps (Geneva, Switzerland), May 6 2013 (in French).

* Urbanization is China's Greatest Challenge, South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), May 22 2013.

* A European Perspective on China's Urbanization and Property Speculation, The Edge (Singapore), June 10 2013.

* Road to Anti-Speculation, Gold Master (Shanghai, China) July 2013 (in Mandarin).

* Authenticity the Key to Global Ambitions of Chinese Auction Houses, The Edge (Singapore), April 14 2014.

* China Must Not Allow Forgeries to Take the Shine Off its Proud Art Heritage, South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), April 14 2014.

* Boom in Chinese Art has Roots in Traditional Passion for Collecting, South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), July 22 2014.

* Set up and Strategy for an offshore/onshore art investment fund aimed at Chinese UHNWI, Consulting Project (2014, non published).

* Chinese Collectors' Passion for Picasso skews Global Art Market- South China Morning Post Magazine (Hong Kong, January 3rd, 2015).

* The Art of Widening Tastes, The Business Times (Singapore), May 23, 2015.

* Tools to Manage Risks from Large Economies Long Overdue, The Business Times (Singapore), September 1, 2015.

* Will the Chinese Crisis be a Trigger for Financial Innovation?, The Edge (Singapore), September 21, 2015.

* The Moral Conundrum of Smart Technologies, The Business Times (Singapore), January 13 , 2016.

* Beauty and the East, The Post Magazine (Hong Kong), March 6 2016
* Zen of Jewellery, The Business Times (Singapore), March 12 2016.

* Que révèlent les mythes dans les arts et les medias sur notre attitude envers le futur?, Le Temps (Geneva, Switzerland), December 23 2016 (in French).

* Book proposal on High Jewelry Collectors presented to Van Cleef & Arpels (Mr. Nicolas Bos, President & CEO), September 2016 (in French)

* Why Fintech « made in China » does not have to be disruptive to conquer, ESSEC Knowledge.

* SGX and its role in Singapore’s rise as an international financial centre, The Edge (Singapore), September 4, 2017.

* Beauty and The East.