Foreign Direct Investment, Governance, and the Environment in China

Regional Dimensions

  • Jing┬áZhang

Part of the The Nottingham China Policy Institute Series book series (NCP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

    1. Jing Zhang
      Pages 1-8
  3. The Effects of Growth and FDI on the Environment in China

  4. The Effect of Environmental Regulations on FDI in China

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Jing Zhang
      Pages 130-160
  5. Corruption, Government, FDI, and the Environment in China

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Jing Zhang
      Pages 163-173
    3. Jing Zhang
      Pages 234-241
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 242-270

About this book


This book links the environment and corruption with China's large inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI). It investigates the effects of economic development and foreign investment on pollution in China; the effects of corruption and governance quality on FDI location choice in China.


China development Economic Development economic growth environment Governance growth

Authors and affiliations

  • Jing┬áZhang
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NottinghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-34626-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31865-7
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