The Bartlett School of Planning


New Town Fever and Government Debt in China

29 May 2018, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm

China Planning Research

China Planning Research Group Event

Event Information

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Fangzhu Zhang


Lower ground Room 01 (LG01), Central House, 14 Upper Woburn Place, London, WC1H 0NN

Speaker: Professor Ming LU, Antai College of Economics & Management, Shanghai JiaoTong University 

Ming LU is Distinguished Professor of Economics, and Director of China Centre for Development Studies at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He is also Adjunct Professor at Fudan University. He worked as a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). He has consulted for the World Bank and Asian Development Bank. His research covers labor economics, and regional and urban-rural development. Recently, his work evaluates the urban and regional development policies, and their effects on resource allocation and economic sustainability.

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Refreshments including Sandwiches will be provided.

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