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09/12/2020
Achieving Carbon Neutrality in Hong Kong
Chief Development Strategist Prof. Christine LOH from Division of Environment and Sustainability (ENVR) wrote an article on how carbon neutrality could be embedded into the new initiatives mentioned in CE’s latest policy address.


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08/12/2020
Fighting Against the Coronavirus with A Shot of Vaccine
Prof. Stuart GIETEL-BASTEN from the Division of Public Policy (PPOL) said in an article on Covid-19 vaccine that there will inevitably be a group of people in Hong Kong who do not trust and hold out from injecting the vaccine, if such group of people is large enough, it will be difficult for the vaccine to be effective at a population level.
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07/12/2020
Why has COVID-19 ravished America?
An article written by Division of Environment and Sustainability Adjunct Prof. Christine LOH compared the US and China’s measures to contain the Covid-19 pandemic.

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04/12/2020
Bitcoin: How Demand & Supply Affects Price Movement
Co-Director of Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management, Prof. HUI Kai-Lung wrote an article on bitcoin’s price movements.

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30/11/2020
Travel Bubble: Singapore and Hong Kong’s Contrasting Reactions
Senior Lecturer Prof. Donald LOW from Division of Public Policy (PPOL) wrote an article on the quarantine-free air travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore, which was supposed to mark the start last Sunday but was put on hold due to a rising number of Covid-19 infections in Hong Kong.
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30/11/2020
Hong Kong’s Legislative Council For Hong Kong’s interests
Division of Environment and Sustainability Adjunct Prof. Christine LOH wrote in an article that it is time for the pro-establishment legislators to show that they can work for HK’s interests after all the pro-democracy opposition lawmakers resigned.
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27/11/2020
'I feel so much better': Bitcoiners who missed rally express relief and regret
Adjunct Prof. Michael EDESESS from Division of Environment and Sustainability said in articles on bitcoin that the virtual currency is not “a not very rational investment”.
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23/11/2020
Sino-US trade war: Biden's new tactics
In an article on the development of Sino-US trade war after Joe BIDEN took office, Prof. Albert PARK from Division of Public Policy said Biden does not have any political motives to soften US stance on China and he would have to spend quite some time on tackling the pandemic.
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20/11/2020
The Coronavirus Is Airborne Indoors. Why Are We Still Scrubbing Surfaces?
In an article on the risks of indoor aerosol transmission of COVID-19, Prof. YEUNG King-Lun from Division of Environment and Sustainability explained whether coronavirus droplets could spread through air vents. He also said that the air one breathes in the office is from the external environment, so people should still wear a mask even in the office.

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19/11/2020
Hong Kong Must Tackle Its Worsening Wealth Gap
On Hong Kong’s wealth disparity, Division of Public Policy Senior Lecturer Prof. Donald LOW was quoted as saying Hong Kong is stuck in an “inequality trap” and it is in a position to craft a new fiscal and social compact.