Joseph Y.S. Cheng

Joseph Y.S. Cheng is professor of political science at the City University of Hong Kong and founding editor of theĀ Hong Kong Journal of Social Sciences. From 1991 to 1992, he served on the staff of the Central Policy Unit of the Government of Hong Kong.

January 2005, Volume 16, Issue 1

Hong Kong’s Democrats Stumble

The democratic forces had an uphill climb going into the September 2004 legislative elections, but they made unforced errors as well. What were these, and how can the democrats do better next time?