Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2017-04-20 | HKET

Does the new government need a new philosophy in promoting the innovation and technology industry?



What should a government do in developing the innovation and technology industry? While some economists believe governments should intervene only in case of correcting market failures, some are believers of a more hands-on approach, advocating governments to take up the role of entrepreneurs. Which philosophy fits Hong Kong best?

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