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Infrastructure Development in the Pan-Pearl River Delta:

Yue-man Yeung and Gordon Kee

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/9789888028504.003.0009
Infrastructure Development in the Pan-Pearl River Delta:

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This chapter emphasizes the importance of infrastructure development for the regional economy and addresses the specific challenges of and opportunities for such development in the Pan-Pearl River Delta (Pan-PRD). It examines infrastructure developments including the regional transport plan; and highway, rail, port, waterway, and airport projects. It also addresses the challenges inherent in implementing infrastructure development proposals, arguing that a timely regional cooperation framework is essential for the advancement of cross-boundary infrastructure works.

Keywords: infrastructure development; Pan-Pearl River Delta; Pan-PRD; regional transport plan; regional cooperation

Chapter.  7041 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Business and Management

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