China’s citizens are moving from the countryside into cities in record numbers, boosting the economy but making party leaders uneasy

Tags: economic, planning, urban, China, East Asia.

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A big portion of China’s economic boom the last few decades has been linked to the transformation of what used to be a predominantly agrarian civilization to an economic engine fueled by rapid urbanization.  This 2011 video from the Economist is still highly relevant today.   

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