Analyses | Education and human resources | 2014-03-13 | HKET

Type II babies a liability?

Some may consider the families of ‘Type II babies’* as a liability to Hong Kong for they have not made any contributions to society. The Centre’s weekly analysis looks into ways to unleash and leverage the potential of Type II babies and their parents, by examining Hong Kong’s demographic structure, labour demand and the background of the Type II families.

*Type II babies are children born in Hong Kong whose parents are non-permanent residents.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.