Article by Tabitha Spelman (Leiden University) about high-speed rail reform in China.
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Book written by Wade Shepard, editor-in-chief at the China Chronicle.
Article by Chen Xiangming (Center for Urban and Global Studies, Trinity College, Connecticut) and Julia Mardeusz (Trinity College, Connecticut).
Full text of a thesis, defended on 9 February 2015 by He Jinghuan at Technische Universiteit Delft (The Netherlands).
Call for papers for an international conference about smart cities, to be held in Taipei next August.
Presentation by Cheng Shengkui (Chinese Academy of Sciences) of a special session of the Last Food Mile Conference dedicated to the study of food waste in urban China.
Call for papers for a special issue of Social Indicators Research, an academic journal specialized in publishing research results dealing with measurement of the quality of life.
Book written by Julie Sze (University of California, Davis).
Article by Federico Caprotti (Department of Geography, King’s College London, London, UK).
Call for papers for a session of the 2015 Annual International Conference of the Royal Geographical Society, to be held at the University of Exeter.
Comparing Beijing and Rotterdam, this paper by Meine Pieter van Dijk suggests ten dimensions for defining ecological cities and tries to provide indicators to measure them.
Book written by Luigi Tomba (Australian National University). It describes « how the goals of a government consolidated in a distant authority materialize in citizens’ everyday lives ».
Article by Tang Beibei (ANU College of Asia and the Pacific).
Jeremy Wallace, author of Cities and stability (Oxford University Press), discusses ‘why big cities pose a danger for authoritarian governments, what China has done to undercut those threats and whether the current push to create megacities might chang…
Article by Huang Youqin (University at Albany, State University of New York) and Yi Chengdong (Central University of Finance and Economics, China).