The lighthearted appeal to Hong Kong youth’s spirit of adventure glosses over the the difficulties they would face in relocating to the mainland, given the cross-border institutional disparities. Illustration: Craig Stephens

Why Zhuhai and other Greater Bay Area cities are not to Hong Kong what suburban Connecticut is to New York

Hua Guo and Victor Zheng say the suggestion that Hongkongers move to the Greater Bay Area and commute to the city ignores the disparity in legal institutions, political rights and social services among cities in the region

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The lighthearted appeal to Hong Kong youth’s spirit of adventure glosses over the the difficulties they would face in relocating to the mainland, given the cross-border institutional disparities. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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