Zhigang Tao
Prof. Zhigang TAO
經濟學
管理及商業策略
Chair of Economics and Strategy
HSBC Professor in Global Economy and Business Strategy

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KK 1204

Publications
Pivot to ASEAN and RCEP for trade hub growth?

After the Chinese mainland joined the World Trade Organization in 2001 for direct global trade, Hong Kong's traditional export-import role diminished. The SAR seeks value-added opportunities in the Greater Bay Area, ASEAN, and RCEP. It faces different challenges. Oswald Chan reports from Hong Kong.

港資廠商創新天

自上世紀八十年代開始,本地製造業利用中國改革開放帶來的機遇,廠房北移,總部留港,與珠江三角洲(珠三角)地區以「前店後廠」的模式合作,將內地產業納入全球生產供應鏈,造就國家經濟騰飛數十年,並且推動了本港生產性服務業發展,令經濟順利轉型、穩步向上。然而在2000年後,隨着國內外經濟形勢變化,港資製造業備受挑戰。

港資廠商創新天

自上世紀八十年代開始,本地製造業利用中國改革開放帶來的機遇,廠房北移,總部留港,與珠江三角洲(珠三角)地區以「前店後廠」的模式合作,將內地產業納入全球生產供應鏈,造就國家經濟騰飛數十年,並且推動了本港生產性服務業發展,令經濟順利轉型、穩步向上。然而在2000年後,隨着國內外經濟形勢變化,港資製造業備受挑戰。

For a Hong Kong in flux, a dual strategy for reinventing its economy

As Hong Kong begins the process of selecting its leader for the sixth time since returning to the motherland, it is also time for the city to find new growth models in response to a changing world.

工總:藉「香港製造」及生產性服務業推動經濟發展

香港工業總會(「工總」)今日(14日)舉辦《香港製造:香港工業啟新章》研究報告(「研究」)發布及知識交流論壇(「論壇」)。是次研究為工總六十周年鑽禧項目,由工業貿易署「工商機構支援基金」撥款資助,並由香港大學香港經濟研究中心研究團隊進行,檢視港資製造企業在香港內外的經營狀況和發展策略。工總在論壇上發布主要研究成果,並就研究所得,提出對香港未來工業發展的政策建議。論壇上邀得多位業界及學界專家出席,探討香港產業政策及港資製造業發展路向等議題。

雙循環下香港青年事業發展新機遇

過去兩年來,香港經歷了內外環境巨變。社會運動影響下,本港經濟持續低迷,加上中美貿易談判曲折、新冠肺炎疫情衝擊 、世界經濟下行,無疑令本地困局雪上加霜。失業人數不斷攀升,青年失業率更遠高於其他年齡組別。若要走出逆境,年輕一代需要多元發展,而粵港澳大灣區建設正好為他們開闢一條發展的新跑道。

An imminent transformation and upgrading of Hong Kong’s economy

The article 《香港經濟轉型升級迫在眉睫》 was originally published in Hong Kong Economic Journal column 「龍虎山下」

“What would you do in this situation?”

Though Asia has been the world’s fastest-growing region for decades, until recently there were limited case studies that referenced Asian business and economic topics, as most case studies were produced in Europe and North America. The Asia Case Research Centre (ACRC) was founded in 1997 to redress this imbalance and cater to unmet demand. ACRC has produced numerous Asia-based cases focusing on global sourcing, business ethics and many other topics aimed at academics, national and international institutions, and organisations of all sizes.