Research grants/projects of core members | Ongoing

  • Institutional Trust and Perceptions of Effectiveness in Corruption Prevention, 2019-2022, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$789,000 (GONG, Ting. PI)
  • Blending Topic Modelling and Social Network Analysis: Big Data Analysis of the Hong Kong Protests, 2019-2021, Hong Kong Institute of Data Science, City University of Hong Kong, HK$1,930,000 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, Co-PI)
  • Contextualizing the 1967 Riots in Cold War Politics: The Roles of the United States and Taiwan in Shaping the Colony's Response to the Leftist Challenge, 2019-2021, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$500,000 (YEP, Ray Kin-man, PI)
  • Comparing State-Diaspora Relations: The Evolving Role of Chinese Hometown Associations in East and Southeast Asia, 2019-2021, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$875,920 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, PI)
  • Silence Amidst Voice: An Ethnography of Everyday Politics in Hong Kong, 2018-2020, Early Career Scheme, Hong Kong Research Grants Council, HK$737,000 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, PI)
  • The Quest for Joined-up Government: Structural Relationships and the Problem of "Silos" in Hong Kong, 2017-2020, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$429,000 (GONG, Ting. PI)
  • Mapping the Ecology of Civic Engagement: Agency, Social Capital, and Urban Governance in Hong Kong, 2018-2020, Public Policy Research Scheme, Hong Kong Baptist University, HK$1,198,500 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, PI)
  • Business, Human Rights and State Capacity to Regulate in Asia, 2018-2020, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$509,440 (TAYLOR, Bill, PI)
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  • China's Alternative Public Sphere in the 20th Century, 2017-2019, Tremplin-ERC Fund, French National Research Agency, EUR99,997 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, Co-PI)
  • An Empirical Study of Political Trust in Post-Occupy Hong Kong, 2016-2018, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$974,988 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, PI)
  • World Values Survey Wave 7: Generating Data for Trust Maintenance, Repair, and Better Governance in Hong Kong, 2016-2018, Public Policy Research Fund, Central Policy Unit, HK$1,025,243 (CHENG, Edmund Wai, PI)
  • Negotiating Autonomy: MacLehose Era (1971-1982) and the Nature of Colonial Rule, 2016-2018, Research Grants Council General Research Fund (GRF), HK$385,100 (YEP, Ray Kin-man, PI)
  • Study on Factors Leading to the Development of Corruption-free Hong Kong, 2016-2017, The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) research grant, HK$498,884 (GONG, Ting. PI)
  • A Tale of Three Cities: Public Attitudes towards Corruption and Anti-corruption Policy, 2016-2017, UGC KT Earmarked Fund, HK$200,000 (GONG, Ting. PI)
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