On the report, " 'No need to be so stupid': Macau academic cautions Hong Kong against importing labour ", December 23: goncalo - Inflation in Macau is not a result of the importation of labour. It is consequence of the building of ever more casinos, of the rising number of mainland visitors and of a stronger yuan. Don't blame foreign workers for this. caractacus - Labour imports are a hot topic in Hong Kong after the government suggested bringing in more workers when it launched a consultation on population policy in October. Who did the government consult? Not the public. Quality, not quantity, is the road to take.