Analyses | Public administration and legal system | 2014-03-24 | Sing Pao

Two sides of a coin: referendum

Referendums seem to have drawn a lot of international attention this year. While there is no referendum in Hong Kong, referendum and universal suffrage are often discussed in the same vein. The Centre’s weekly analysis points out the major controversies of referendums by looking into examples in Europe, with a view to stimulating multi-dimensional discussions on the democratic development of Hong Kong.