The Laboratory for Public Management and Policy

The Laboratory for Public Management and Policy (LaMP) works at the intersection of public management and public policy. Its primary aim is to examine how management practices and organizational arrangements can be more effectively configured to enhance public service performance, benefit public policy and enhance public value. The Laboratory brings together scholars who have an interest in a wide range of questions of public management and policy. Faculty ask and answer questions on public management and policy on a range of topics: budgeting, energy, environment, decision-making, health care, human resource management, labour markets, organizational design, organizational performance, performance information use, rules, sustainable development, social and public services innovation, and strategic management.  LaMP draws upon the full range of social science research methods and of hosts Experimental, Observational and Integration Laboratories. Learn more about LaMP.

The Department of Public Policy

The Department of Public Policy (POL) is a multidisciplinary department with a multinational faculty and a strong international orientation. Our teaching and research expertise offers students at all levels a vibrant academic environment which enables them to engage creatively and critically with the key policy challenges facing the contemporary world-locally, regionally and globally. In our teaching programmes we aim to produce public policy professionals who will emerge as leaders in a wide range of organisational contexts: public, private, non-governmental and voluntary sectors. The Department offers a full range of programmes from undergraduate, taught master, to doctoral levels. On the research side, our current research strengths encompass six core areas of Comparative Philosophy and Applied Ethics, China Studies, Environmental Policy, Politics, Public Management and Urban Studies. Learn more about POL.

City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is a dynamic university uniquely located right at the heart of Asia's World City where East meets West. Our goals are to pursue excellence, promote innovation and nurture creativity for our society and the world. Our vision is to be a leading university for professional education in Asia, committed to the cross-fertilisation and mutual enrichment of different cultures and intellectual traditions for human betterment.

Established as a University in 1994, CityU now has 3 Colleges and 4 Schools: College of Business, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, College of Science and Engineering, School of Creative Media, School of Energy and Environment, School of Law, and School of Veterinary Medicine, jointly established last year as a partnership with Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine and emblematic of CityU's commitment to One Health. Our curricula are designed to promote knowledge creation, original discoveries and innovative thinking by integrating learning and research on all levels of our professional education. Learn more about CityU.

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