Financial Impacts of Family Caregiving: An Investigation of the Moderating Effects of Workplace Accommodative Measures and Domestic Helpers


Grant Data
Project Title
Financial Impacts of Family Caregiving: An Investigation of the Moderating Effects of Workplace Accommodative Measures and Domestic Helpers
Principal Investigator
Dr Lou, Vivian Weiqun   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Lai Daniel WL   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
12
Start Date
2016-07-01
Completion Date
2017-06-30
Amount
486637
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Family caregivers, Economic impacts, Workplace accommodative measures, Domestic helper, Ageing in Place
Discipline
Social Policy,Others - relating to Social Sciences
Panel
Humanities & Social Sciences (H)
Sponsor
Public Policy Research Funding Scheme
HKU Project Code
2015.A8.031.16A
Grant Type
Public Policy Research Funding Scheme
Funding Year
2016/2017
Status
On-going
Objectives
1) To examine the effects of caregiving on the economic impacts, specifically financial and employment outcomes, among family caregivers in Hong Kong. 2) To study the moderating effects of workplace accommodations and domestic helpers on family caregivers’ financial and employment outcomes.