The author explores the global trends, especially in the West, of the public sector funding towards arts and culture. The author points out that public 'patronage' has turned into public 'investment' in culture and warns that seeking efficiency in cultural administration while fully accommodating public interests and artistic ideals would be difficult.
Title type


Access level


Location code CLP.06.01.12

Chinese - Traditional

Publication/Creation date

12 Jan 2006

Source of publication

Hong Kong Economic Journal, 12 Jan 2006, p. 32

No of copies


Content type


Rights statement

In Copyright

What does this mean?

This item is covered by one or more copyrights. It is available for research only or use within Hong Kong’s fair dealing rules. Please do not copy, re-use or reproduce this item without the permission of the copyright holder.

Global Trends in Cultural Policy, 文化政策的全球趨勢