Department of Sociology

Koit Hung

MPhil, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Koit Hung



I am interested in studying social stratification, particularly education, work and occupations, and labor market. Current projects include:
(1) The role of expectations in adolescence in shaping labor market outcome in midlife
(2) The inter-generational resemblance of occupational skills


Lin, Ken Hou and Koit Hung. "The Network Structure of Occupations: Fragmentation, Differentiation, and Contagion." American Journal of Sociology.

Grodsky, Eric, Catherine Doren, Koit Hung, Chandra Muller and Rob Warren. 2021. “Continuing Education and Stratification at Midlife.” Sociology of Education.

Black, Sandra E., Chandra Muller, Alexandra Spitz-Oener, Ziwei He, Koit Hung, and Rob Warren. 2021. “The Importance of STEM: High School Knowledge, Skills and Occupations in an Era of Growing Inequality.” Research Policy.

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