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Chapter 4 – Revisiting the Private Automobile Ownership Debate after 20 Years
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Abstract

Twenty years ago, the scholars Zheng Yefu and Fan Gang engaged in a famous debate on whether private cars should be vigorously developed, which involved a series of major issues including the choice of a pattern and lifestyle of economic development and the bearing capacity of energy environment; that debate had an extensive repercussion and much participation. Nobody could identify the winner or the loser, the super…

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Shi, Jian, “Chapter 4 – Revisiting the Private Automobile Ownership Debate after 20 Years”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 06 December 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_LIU_9789004401563_0004>
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