International Forum on Global Suburbanism May 9-11, 2015

DSC_0543Fudan University, Shanghai, China

As a rapidly growing city, Shanghai is exposed to significant challenges with regard to social, economic, environmental, and cultural planning. This forum analyses suburbanization in Shanghai as well as other regions

in China from various aspects including land, governance, and infrastructure.


Organized by Major Collaborative Research Initiative (MCRI) on Global Suburbanisms The City Institute at York University

Co-organized by Bartlett School of Planning, University College London

Center for Urban & Regional Studies, Institute of Population Research, Fudan University

Centre for Modern Chinese City Studies, East China Normal University

Institute of Urban and Demographic Studies, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences


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