Analyses | Social mobility and wellbeing | 2019-10-18 | Ming Pao

2019 Youth movement I: Influences of materialist and post-materialist values

In Hong Kong, thousands of protesters have turned up at mass demonstrations this summer to urge the Government to meet their demands. Some young activists ramp up the violence and clashed with the police. Why young people are frustrated with the current situation? How much do the older generations understand them? By looking into previous studies and figures, this analysis explores how materialist and post-materialist values shape our new generation.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.