My Take by Alex Lo
Raising mortgage caps is more of a problem than solution
- The possibility of negative equity is likely to result in disgruntled citizens, not model ones. And we all know about the pernicious effects this would have on a society mired in unrest
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.