China's current housing issues and policies.

Joochul Kim

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Abstract

Since the founding of the People's Republic in 1949, China has experienced severe shortages of housing space, deteriorating housing conditions, and overcrowding. With the open-door policies of the present government, however, China has invested more funds in housing and is trying to improve the general situation. Examines China's post 1949 housing problems and explains institutional characteristics of ownership, financing strategies, and residential distribution in the post-Mao era.-Author

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationJournal - American Planning Association
Pages220-226
Number of pages7
Volume53
Edition2
StatePublished - 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)

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    Kim, J. (1987). China's current housing issues and policies. In Journal - American Planning Association (2 ed., Vol. 53, pp. 220-226)