The Opportunities and Challenges of China’s Urbanisation Plan


Urbanisation continues to be a national priority in China following the government’s release of an urbanization plan. The government hopes to rebalance the Chinese economy by having 60 percent of China’s population in urban areas by 2020. The plan will lead to improved urban infrastructure, more public services and heavy investment in construction. However, urbanisation can cause problems as well and in China’s case, pollution is the main concern.

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