Backchat – Family subsidy for the working poor? – May 07

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On Backchat, we’ll be talking about a proposed family subsidy for the working poor. Would $800 a child be good way to alleviate the financial burden of the poor? Any long term solution for HK poverty?

Presenters:
Hugh Chiverton and Ada Wong

Guests:
Janice Fung, Research Assistant, The Lion Rock Institute
Chou Kee Lee, Professor and Associate Head, Department of Asian & Policy Studies, The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Mariana Chan, Chief Officer, Policy Research and Advocacy, HKCSS (Hong Kong Council of Social Service)
Fernando Cheung, Legislator, Labour Party

Link: http://programme.rthk.hk/channel/radio/programme.php?name=radio3/backchat&d=2013-05-07&p=514&e=217328&m=episode