China: development, change and engagement

Webster, D. (2011) China: development, change and engagement. Local Economy, 26(5), pp. 317-324. (doi: 10.1177/0269094211412920)

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This Editorial introduces the Local Economy special issue on China, guest edited by David Webster.It gives the background to the main themes considered in the special issue: China's rapid urbanization and associated problems of rural to urban migration; issues involved in planning the country's infrastructure; problems of urban regeneration and renewal; adjustment to marketization in industry and housing; and the question how economic development specialists in the UK can relate to China.

Item Type:Articles (Editorial)
Additional Information:The final, definitive version of this paper has been published in Local Economy, Vol. 25 No. 5, August 2011 by SAGE Publications Ltd, All rights reserved. <br></br>
Keywords:China, Urban development, Urbanization
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Webster, Dr David
Authors: Webster, D.
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Social and Political Sciences > Urban Studies
Journal Name:Local Economy
Publisher:Sage Publications Ltd.
ISSN (Online):1470-9325
Published Online:01 August 2011
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2011 Sage Publications
First Published:First published in Local Economy 26(5):317-324
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher
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