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for Carolina Planning Vol. 14 Issue 1, Spring 1988
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Most developing countries are undergoing major demographic transitions, characterized by rapid population growth and massive urban-bound movement. Projects and programs designed by planners at all levels are affected by demographic change, and thus an understanding of the complex relationship between demographics and development can provide planners with a framework for developing projects.
The changing economic climate of China places challenges on the development of the urban fringe. Planners must balance China's desire for increased industrial growth with the political goals of Chinese cities to maintain self-sufficient agriculture.