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Urban Infrastructure and Economic Development in China, Chunyang Pan and Xie'an Huang

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Table Of Contents
Intro -- Foreword -- Where Is Development Economics Heading? -- About "Development Economics" -- About This Book -- Reference -- Foreword by Baijun Wu -- Series Editor's Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Motivation and Significance of Research -- 1.1.1 Role of Infrastructure Development in China's Phenomenal Growth -- 1.1.2 The Middle Income Trap After a Growth Miracle -- 1.1.3 Significance of Research -- 1.2 Framework and Method of Research -- 1.2.1 Framework of Research -- 1.2.2 Research Method -- 1.3 Research Content and Key Tasks -- 1.3.1 Research Content -- 1.3.2 Key Tasks of Research -- References -- 2 A Brief History and Basic Concepts of Infrastructure -- 2.1 A Brief History of Infrastructure -- 2.1.1 Infrastructure During the First Industrial Revolution -- 2.1.2 Infrastructure Development Since World War II -- 2.1.3 Historical Significance of Infrastructure Development -- 2.2 Concept, Types, and Nature of Infrastructure -- 2.2.1 Concept and Types of Infrastructure -- 2.2.2 Economic Attributes of Infrastructure -- 2.3 Misunderstandings Concerning Government Provision of Infrastructure -- 2.3.1 Misunderstanding 1: Government Provision = Free Provision -- 2.3.2 Misunderstanding 2: Government Provision = Government Production -- 2.3.3 Misunderstanding 3: Government Provision = Sole Source -- 2.3.4 Misunderstanding 4: Government Provision = Universal Satisfaction -- 2.3.5 Misunderstanding 5: Government Provision = Willingness to Provide -- 2.4 Innovations in Infrastructure Provision Models -- References -- 3 Origin and Development of Infrastructure Economics -- 3.1 Previous Studies on Infrastructure Economics -- 3.1.1 Adam Smith's Theory of State Functions -- 3.1.2 Friedrich List's "Standard Model" -- 3.1.3 Karl H. Marx's "General Conditions of Production" -- 3.1.4 John Keynes' "Aggregate Demand Management"
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
First edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (174 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9789819966295

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