An analysis of the implications of China’s urbanization policy for economic growth and energy consumption

@inproceedings{Yang2017AnAO,
  title={An analysis of the implications of China’s urbanization policy for economic growth and energy consumption},
  author={Yingchun Yang and Jianghua Liu and Yutao Zhang},
  year={2017}
}
Abstract China intends to rely on urbanization policies to increase its economic growth even against the backdrop of new constraints on energy consumption. This paper investigates the impact of urbanization on economic growth and energy consumption using data from China’s 266 prefecture-level cities over the 2000–2010 period and examines the heterogeneity of this impact across income and urbanization groups. The main results of our empirical estimation indicate that: (1) the effect of… CONTINUE READING

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An Analysis of the Implications of China’s Urbanization Policy for Economic Growth and Energy Consumption

Yingchun Yang, Jianghua Liu, Yutao Zhang
  • Journal (2017),
  • 2017