Dr. Grace W.Y. Wang is Associate Professor in Maritime Administration at Texas A&M University at Galveston. She holds a PhD in Economics from Texas A&M University. Her research focuses are in the areas of port efficiency, privatization, and incentive mechanism design in terminal concessions in seaports. Her research also includes policy implications of the global banking crises, deposit insurance, and the early warning systems in predicting banking failures.
She has published many journal papers and conference papers as well as editing journal issues. Her articles have appeared in journals such as Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, Maritime Policy & Management, Maritime Economics and Logistics, Research in Transportation Business & Management, International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, International Journal of Financial Services Management, EconModels, Journal of Advances in Management Research, Journal of Risk and Financial Management, International Journal of Commerce and Management, etc.
Dr. Grace Wang has been recognized several times by the international research best paper awards and awarded grants including from the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers and the International Association of Maritime University. She is also the President of Young Professional Chapter of the Transportation Research Forum, and an active member of the International Association of Maritime Economists, Port Performance Research Network, and PortEconomics.eu.