HKUST IEMS Research Grants support high-quality research that provides valuable insights into the challenges facing businesses and governments in emerging markets. Starting from 2016, the Institute encouraged collaborative proposals among HKUST faculty and with esearchers outside HKUST. 

The Institute is undergoing a multi-year, interdisplinary research program on China's Belt and Road Initiative.  [More...] 

We are also working on the Greater Bay Area, China. [More...] 

We were a member of the Network on Jobs and Development (NJD) partnership supported by the World Bank’s Development Grant Facility (DGF). The NJD was established to pursue a multi-sectoral and multi-disciplinary approach to the global jobs agenda during the period 2013-16. [More..]