Public and Social Policy Research Centre - Research Seminar

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Research Seminar

 

 

Past Events
 

Topic: Mental Health of Aged Residents and Communal Space in Public Housing: Evidence from Guangzhou and Hong Kong (PDF)
Speakers: Dr Tianyao Zhang, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, and Dr Huiwei Chen, Associate Professor, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, Guangdong University of Technology 
Date: 27 April 2022

Topic: From The Orient is Hong Kong to There’s No Place Like It – Representation of Hong Kong Cultural Heritage in Tourism Promotion Materials (1957 – 1990s) (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Lok Yin Law, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Social Sciences, Hong Kong Metropolitan University
Date: 25 March 2022

Topic: Hope as Cultural Mechanism in Social Development: the case of Hong Kong (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Chung Kin Tsang, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Hong Kong Shue Yan University
Date: 11 March 2022

Topic: Medicaid Spousal Impoverishment Protection and Crowd-out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Wei Sun, Associate Professor, School of Finance, Renmin University of China
Date: 17 December 2021

Topic: Healthy Ageing and the Environment (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Shenjun Yao, Associate Professor, School of Geographic Sciences, East China Normal University.
Date: 26 August, 2021

Topic: Social Housing in Hong Kong: Visions and Challenges of a New Housing Policy (PDF)
Speaker: Mr Ho Chun Kit, Charles, Project Director of Community Housing Movement, The Hong Kong Council of Social Services
Date: 23 Feburary, 2021

Topic: Long-Term Determinants of Healthcare Expenditure in Hong Kong (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Eddie Cheung and Dr Arbitor Ma, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Social Sciences, HKMU
Date: 29 October, 2020

  

  

Topic: Navigating Home: A Study of House-searching and Home-making Practices among Africans in Hong Kong (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Terence Shum, Research Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Social Sciences, HKMU
Date: 17 September, 2020

  

  

Topic: Rethinking employability from a qualitative study of graduates’ experience of school-work transition: Implications for higher education in Hong Kong (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Beatrice Lam, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Social Sciences, HKMU and Dr Hayes Tang, Assistant Professor, Department of Education Policy and Leadership, Education University of Hong Kong.
Date: 18 August, 2020

  

  

Topic: Community, Continuity and Revalidation: Ageing Chaozhou Community and its Festivals in Cheung Chau, Hong Kong (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Law Lok Yin, Lecturer, School of Arts and Social Sciences, HKMU
Date: 17 July, 2020

  

 

 
Topic: Volunteering Acts in late midlife: Pattern and Predictors (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Grand Cheng, Research Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Social Sciences, HKMU
Date: 19 June 2020

  

 

 

Topic: Understanding Living Arrangement Preferences of Youth from the Life Course Approach – An Exploratory Study (PDF)
Speaker: Dr. Yeuk Mui Tam, Research Associate, PSPRC, HKMU
Date: 18 Dec 2019

  

 

Topic: Ageing Population – An Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA) Perspective (PDF)
Speaker: Mr Paul Yu, General Manager (Product Regulations), MPFA
Date: 10 Sept, 2019

  

 

Topic: Third Sector Housing in Hong Kong: Continuities, Opportunities and Challenges (PDF)
Speaker: Dr Yung, Betty Lock (Visiting Fellow, Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong)
Date: 3 May, 2019