College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Department Code
POL
Department Description (Long)
Department of Public Policy
Description

The department is a very active research hub on issues in policy and politics, with research foci including but not limited to: (1) China Studies: political economy of market transition; state and society relationships since 1949; public administration and governance; socioeconomic development; Hong Kong politics and Mainland interaction (2) Politics: regional and international politics; comparative politics; the state and civil society; contemporary Chinese politics; ethics in government (3) Public Management: collaborative governance; human resources management; e-government; public budget and finance; organizational behaviour, public sector performance, public executive management, policy development and implementation, and current governance and management issues in Hong Kong (4) Comparative Philosophy and Applied Ethics: East Asian philosophies; social and political theories; health Care, bioethics; justice, law, and civil society; environment (5) Urban Studies: urban governance and urban politics; neighbourhood change and the contemporary city; urban policy; housing policy; and (6) Environmental Policy: sustainable development; environmental governance and management; energy and climate policy.

Research Degree Coordinator

Research Degree Coordinator

Prof. FAN Ruiping (For enquiries, please contact Miss Cris TSAI)
3442-7488
3442-0413
saphdprog@cityu.edu.hk