Social Welfare in Hong Kong
under a Small Government and
a Big Market ideology
This presentation focuses on the developme
nt of social welfare in HK.
Other areas of social policy (health, housin
g, education) bear similar patterns but will n
Policy Formulation Process and Social Policy Analysis
Analysis of Social Policies
Technical assessment primarily based on empirical evidence and theories
applicable to the relevant policy, e.g. the variables that may have impact on the
desired outcome of
Functions of Poverty Line in Hong Kong1
Why has the HK Government resisted setting a poverty line till now?
It would be difficult to establish the fact as to when the discussion on having an
official poverty line for Hong Kong began. At least, at