An employee looks out from a half-shuttered store in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong last December. Photo: Bloomberg An employee looks out from a half-shuttered store in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong last December. Photo: Bloomberg
An employee looks out from a half-shuttered store in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong last December. Photo: Bloomberg
David Dodwell
Opinion

Opinion

Inside Out by David Dodwell

Hong Kong’s moment of crisis is exposing its true challenge: chronic job insecurity

  • The triple blows of trade war, street protests and Covid-19 have only laid bare Hong Kong’s long-standing problem of job insecurity, which began in 1998 and has left thousands of families with stagnant incomes and endemic uncertainties

An employee looks out from a half-shuttered store in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong last December. Photo: Bloomberg An employee looks out from a half-shuttered store in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong last December. Photo: Bloomberg
An employee looks out from a half-shuttered store in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong last December. Photo: Bloomberg
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David Dodwell

David Dodwell

David Dodwell is the executive director of the Hong Kong-APEC Trade Policy Study Group, a trade policy think tank.