See York (2004). The same day’s edition of the Hong Kong English-language daily, the
South China Morning Post, contained no less than eight stories with references to Mr.
For a selection of research on aspects of this migration, see Li (1992), Mitchell (1993,
, Skeldon (1994, 1995), Ley (1995, 2003), Wong and Ng (1998), Olds (1998,
, Wang and Lo (2000), Rose (2001), Waters (2002, 2004), and Ley and Waters
These quotations are taken from returnees interviewed in focus groups in Hong Kong by
the authors. All names of respondents that appear in the text are pseudonyms.