Online teaching was adopted in many schools amid the coronavirus pandemic. During this special period, many ghostwriters actively promoted their service through social media or e-commerce platforms. Students could pay for them to get their online assignments done. The rise of ghostwriters, or essay mills, indeed has been a global phenomenon for a period of time. The online teaching environment made the use of ghostwriters easier. Countries like Australia are introducing legislation against the ghostwriter service provider. But scholars doubt the effectiveness of such a law because of the jurisdiction issue.
Production Team: Ching Man YIP, Chi Yat WONG, Nok Man TSE, Hung Ching Yee, Ho Kwun Ho