Phang Sock Yong is Vice Provost (Faculty Matters) and Professor of Economics at Singapore Management University (SMU). She is a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing (CREA) and also holds the Celia Moh Professorial Chair at SMU. Professor Phang researches in the areas of housing and transport economics, focusing on the impacts of government policies on these sectors. She previously served as Interim Dean of the School of Economics and also Chair of the Department of Economics at SMU. Professor Phang also holds extensive external appointments and currently serves as Commission Member of the Competition Commission of Singapore, board member of the Energy Market Authority and is also a member of the Board of Trustees of ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute.