Public Policy Research (PPR)

The RGC launched the Public Policy Research (PPR) Funding Scheme from 2005-06 to 2012-13 with the funding provision from the Central Policy Unit (CPU). The aim of the PPR Funding Scheme is to promote public policy research in higher education institutions. From 2013-14 onwards, the Scheme has been managed by the CPU.


The projects supported by the PPR funding Scheme since 2009-10 are as follows:


YearPrincipal InvestigatorDeptProject TitleAmount awarded ($m)
2012-13  Prof Pang Laikwan CRS The Workforce and Professionalism of Film/Video Makers in Hong Kong: Youth, Industry, and Community-Building $0.21
2012-13 Prof Cheung Yam-leung Lawrence LIN Analyzing Stakeholders' Views on Environmental Issues through Text Analysis -- An Interdisciplinary Approach Using Computational Content Analysis $0.84
2009-10 Prof Hui Cheuk-kuen Desmond CRS Policy for culture-led urban regeneration and development. $0.29