How Not to Solve a Crisis

How Not to Solve a Crisis by Bill Stacey and Julian Morris For over a year, financial markets have been in turmoil. Banks have been refusing to lend to one another. Companies and individuals have found it increasingly difficult to borrow money. Investors and pension holders have seen the valueContinue reading>

Freedom to Trade Coalition

3 April 2009 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1000+ Leading Economists, Policy Makers and other Distinguished Persons Call on Governments to Reject Protectionism and Eliminate Trade Barriers Open letter stresses free trade promotes prosperity and peace, warns that protectionism prolongs recession and could lead to war Freedom to Trade Coalition holds G20Continue reading>

Submission for Consultation regarding the Review of the Urban Renewal Strategy

Hon LAU Wong-fatChairmanPanel on DevelopmentLegislative CouncilHong Kong Special Administrative Regionc/o Legislative Council Secretariat Submission to the Legislative CouncilPanel on DevelopmentRegarding the Review of the Urban Renewal StrategyFriday April 3rd, 2009         CB(1)1240/08-09(05) The Lion Rock Institute (LRI) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Urban Renewal Strategy (URS). The Lion RockContinue reading>

Submission for Consultation regarding the Update on the Film Development Fund

Hon Andrew LEUNG Kwan-yuenChairmanPanel on Information Technology and BroadcastingLegislative CouncilHong Kong Special Administrative Regionc/o Legislative Council Secretariat Submission to the Legislative CouncilInformation Technology and Broadcasting PanelRegarding the Update on the Film Development FundFriday April 2nd, 2009          LC Paper No. CB(1)1224/08-09(02)(English version only) The Lion Rock Institute (LRI) appreciates the opportunityContinue reading>

Submission for public facilities in private developments

To: Panel on DevelopmentRe: Submission of The Lion Rock Institute for public facilities in private developmentsDate: 9 February 2009  CB(1)761/08-09(10) PurposeThe Lion Rock Institute fully supports measures to further define the scope of public accessibility to public facilities in private developments. For the futureThe transparency and public accessibility to publicContinue reading>