Publication Type

Blog Post

Publication Date

11-2016

Abstract

It is a familiar dilemma to policymakers around Asia: How much infrastructure, and what kind, is enough? How should developing economies prioritize when the needs are so great? China’s experience offers a surprising answer. While large-scale infrastructure sometimes generates GDP growth (it often does not), smaller is often better for poverty reduction.

Discipline

Asian Studies | Infrastructure | Political Science

Research Areas

Political Science

Publication

BRINK

First Page

1

Last Page

5

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
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http://www.brinknews.com/asia/small-infrastructure-has-a-big-impact-in-china/

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