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ESRC/RGC Joint Research Scheme - Fifth Round

Proposal No. Proposal Title Hong Kong Principal Investigator / Institution UK Principal Investigator / Institution Project Duration (month)

Total Amount from RGC
(HK$)

ESRC Contribution (80% Full Economic Cost)
(£)
ES/K010107/1 Comparable and Parallel Corpus Approaches to the Third Code: English and Chinese Perspectives Dr Dechao Li / PolyU Dr Richard Xiao / Lancaster University
18
327,968
79,975
ES/K010255/1 A Cross-Cultural Study of Family Influences on Executive Functions in Late Childhood Prof Florrie Fei-yin Ng / CUHK Dr Michelle Ellefson / University of Cambridge
15
348,200
79,961
ES/K010263/1 Alpha territoriality in Hong Kong and London: The local implications of transnational real estate investment by the super-rich Dr WL Wissink / CityU Dr Rowland Atkinson / University of York
24
350,000
74,546
ES/K01031X/1 Cross Cultural Differences in Biased Cognition Dr Timothea Toulopoulou / HKU Dr Jenny Yiend / King's College London
36
305,050
79,155
ES/K010409/1 (Re)Imagining Youth: A Comparative Sociology of Youth Leisure in Scotland and Hong Kong Dr Allistair Fraser / HKU Dr Susan Batchelor / University of Glasgow
24
349,998
79,986
ES/K010425/1 Language-Specific and Language-General Influences on Reading Comprehension Development: Comparisons between an Alphabetic and Morphographic Script Dr Xiuli Tong / HKU Dr Kate Cain / Lancaster University
12
348,692
79,004
ES/K010433/1 Hong Kong as a Source for Education Policy in England: Rhetoric and Reality Prof Robert Damian Adamson / HKIEd Prof Paul Morris / Institute of Education
24
343,680
78,218
ES/K010468/1 China, Hong Kong, and the Long 1970s in Global Perspective Dr Priscilla Mary Roberts / HKU Prof Odd Arne Westad / London School of Economics and Political Science
36
177,000
82,713
Total:
2,550,588
633,558