Public policy on local administration in Hong Kong : past, present and future

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Abstract

This paper attempts to delineate the historical evolution of public policy on local administration (district administration) in Hong Kong. Development since the 1980s will be dealt with, and finally local administration under the Special Administrative Region (SAR) after 1997 will be envisaged. However, in contradistinction to the current usage of the term, I shall use “local administration” in a broader sense, including not only administration at the distinct level but also at the central level. As Hong Kong is a small city, the representative structures of the local administration is closely linked with the system in the central level.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHong Kong
PublisherCentre for Public Policy Studies
Number of pages34
Publication statusPublished - 1996

Publication series

NameCentre for Public Policy Studies Working Paper Series
PublisherLingnan College
No.38

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    WONG, Y. (1996). Public policy on local administration in Hong Kong : past, present and future. (Centre for Public Policy Studies Working Paper Series; No. 38). Centre for Public Policy Studies. https://commons.ln.edu.hk/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1023&context=cppswp