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Author Knopman, Debra S

Title Quality of life indicators and policy strategies to advance sustainability in the Pearl River Delta / Debra Knopman, Johanna Zmud, Liisa Ecola, Zhimin Mao, Keith Crane
Published Santa Monica, Calif. : RAND Corporation, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 218 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Series [Research report] ; RR-871-DHURDGP
Research report (Rand Corporation) ; RR-871-DHURDGP.
Contents Introduction -- Context for improving quality of life in the Pearl River Delta -- Measuring and monitoring quality of life -- Pilot resident survey in Pingshan New District -- Land use -- Transportation -- Environment -- Housing -- Economic development -- Implementation of the indicator system and strategies -- Conclusions -- Appendix A: Pingshan survey interviews, by community -- Appendix B: Pingshan survey questions and aggregated response frequencies -- Appendix C: Summary of findings from Pingshan resident satisfaction survey -- Appendix D: Summary of indicators and data availability -- Appendix E: Priorities for implementation of strategies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-218)
Notes English
Subject Quality of life -- China -- Pearl River Delta
Sustainable development -- China -- Pearl River Delta
TRANSPORTATION -- Automotive -- General.
Economic history
Quality of life
Social conditions
Sustainable development
SUBJECT Pearl River Delta (China) -- Economic conditions -- 21st century
Pearl River Delta (China) -- Social conditions -- 21st century
Subject China -- Pearl River Delta
Form Electronic book
Author Zmud, Johanna
Ecola, Liisa
Mao, Zhimin
Crane, Keith, 1953-
Rand Corporation.
ISBN 9780833090973