Shuming Bao

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  • Sylvie Démurger, Jeffrey D Sachs, Wing Thye Woo, Shuming Bao, Gene Chang, Andrew Mellinger
  • 2003
Many studies of regional disparity in China have focused on the preferential policies received by the coastal provinces. We decomposed the location dummies in provincial growth regressions to obtain estimates of the effects of geography and policy on provincial growth rates in 1996–99. Their respective contributions in percentage points were 2.5 and 3.5 for(More)
Keywords: Human well-being Sustainable development GIS Quantitative assessment Less developed rural areas Climatic hazards a b s t r a c t Less developed places that are affected by climatic impacts face great challenges to future development. Place-based assessments that look at both the development level and climatic impacts on development are important(More)
With the announcement of open information policy by the Chinese government, there has been lots of development in government statistics, Census data, and GIS data. That information provides rich reference for regional analysis in China. The primary challenges under rapid data growth include how to efficiently integrate those space-time data, provide(More)