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