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Regionally Coordinated Development and Planning in the Pearl River Delta

Baojun Yang and Dongxiao Jin

in China's Pan-Pearl River Delta

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9789888028504
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882206717 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789888028504.003.0005
Regionally Coordinated Development and Planning in the Pearl River Delta

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This chapter discusses the Pearl River Delta Urban Cluster Coordinated Development Plan (2004–20) (UCCDP). It discusses how this plan evolved out of the joint efforts of the Guangdong Provincial Government and Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development to strengthen Pan-Pearl River Delta (Pan-PRD) coordination and enhance the competitiveness of the PRD city cluster. It examines the background, methodology, objectives, significance, and implementation process of the plan to aid in the further understanding of the theory and practice of mega-city regional governance and planning in contemporary China.

Keywords: Pan-Pearl River Delta; UCCDP; Guangdong Provincial Government; housing; city cluster; Pan-PRD; regional governance

Chapter.  9067 words. 

Subjects: Business and Management

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