My Take by Alex Lo
One thing we’ve learned from the US election: think twice before ever trusting a poll
Hongkongers should take the findings of even the most seasoned local pollsters with a grain of salt. Just because they come with a PhD and work at a university doesn’t make them more credible
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.