Industrial clustering of Hong Kong and Taiwan investment in Mainland China: case studies of the Pearl River Delta and Yangtze River Delta


Grant Data
Project Title
Industrial clustering of Hong Kong and Taiwan investment in Mainland China: case studies of the Pearl River Delta and Yangtze River Delta
Principal Investigator
Dr Yang, Chun   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Yin Cunyi   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Tu Qiyu   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Cao Xiaoheng   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2005-01-01
Completion Date
2007-06-30
Amount
568680
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Economics
Discipline
Economics (including Finance) (Obsolete)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7238/04H
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2004/2005
Status
Completed
Objectives
To examine comparatively the temporal, sectoral and spatial changes of Hong Kong and Taiwan manufacturing investment in Mainland China over the past two decades; to identify the evolution of industrial and spatial patterns of Hong Kong and Taiwan investments in Mainland China, with particular emphasis on the PRD and YRD; to compare the locational competitive advantages of the two Deltas for attracting Hong Kong and Taiwan investment and major determinants for their changing patterns; to examine and compare the formation of the emerging industrial clusters created by Hong Kong and Taiwan manufacturing investment in the PRD and YRD respectively; to examine the different impacts of the industrial transformation and clustering on the trajectories of industrialization and regional development in the two Deltas.