Chapter 11 – Local and Central Governments: Impulsive Investments and Sustainable Development
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11.1 – Introduction

In China, the tendency among local governments to pursue their parochial interests in defiance of central government directives has become a serious governance problem.

The 17th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (十七大) 2002, China’s central government has adopted a Scientific Outlook on Development, and committ…

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Shen, Keting, “Chapter 11 – Local and Central Governments: Impulsive Investments and Sustainable Development”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 27 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_zheng_9789004316027_0011>
First published online: 2016



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