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Green Transformation and Development

  • Shuzhong Gu
  • Meie Xie
  • Xinhua Zhang
Book

Part of the The Great Transformation of China book series (TGTC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 1-33
  3. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 35-53
  4. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 55-76
  5. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 77-94
  6. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 95-117
  7. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 119-169
  8. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 171-230
  9. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 231-276
  10. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 277-298
  11. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 299-333
  12. Shuzhong Gu, Meie Xie, Xinhua Zhang
    Pages 335-344
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 345-350

About this book

Introduction

This book offers an insiders' view into Chinese plans for a green transformation of the economy of China. Analyzing the pressures, drive, and resistance to this green transformation in China, the book explores the key fields, from green finance and green banking to green consumption and green urbanization. Furthermore, it offers a guide on how government officials will be penalized or rewarded for their successful furtherance of green objectives. This book will be of interest to climate activists, China watchers, architects, and all those invested in a sustainable future.​

Shuzhong Gu is currently deputy-director and researcher at the Institute of Resources and Environment Policies, China, and vice chairman of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Resources and Regional Planning. Gu has a research focus in resource economics, resource safety, resource management, and resource policy.

Meie Xie is currently an associate professor at Yunnan University of Finance and Economics, China, and postdoctoral fellow at the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Xie focuses on teaching and research in the fields of resource and ecological economics, regional economics, regional development, among others.

Xinhua Zhang is currently a lecturer of the Party Committee School of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China, and postdoctoral fellow at the of Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Zhang focuses on research and teaching in the fields of resource economics, regional economics, among others.

Keywords

Green Technologies China and Climate Change Sponge Cities Sustainable Growth Chinese Globalization

Authors and affiliations

  • Shuzhong Gu
    • 1
  • Meie Xie
    • 2
  • Xinhua Zhang
    • 3
  1. 1.Development Research Center of the State Council (DRC)BeijingChina
  2. 2.Yunnan University of Finance and EconomicsKunmingChina
  3. 3.Party School of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Committee of C.P.CUrumqiChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-32-9495-0
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-981-32-9494-3
  • Online ISBN 978-981-32-9495-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2509-6001
  • Series Online ISSN 2509-601X
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