Shanghai Industries (eBook), 1st Edition

  • XU Jianguo
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  • ISBN-10: 9814253871
  • ISBN-13: 9789814253871
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 175 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released March 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Located at the midpoint of China's coastline, Shanghai stands at the estuary of the Yangtze River. As early as the 1930-40s, Shanghai had already developed into China's largest industrial and commercial city and its economic hub. This book reviews the evolution of various industries in Shanghai over the past century and also elaborates on their current status. It also looks ahead to the future and examines the numerous opportunities for local and international investors.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

XU Jianguo

Xu Jianguo is currently CEO, chairman, and executive director of Shanghai Electric (Group) Corporation. He has also held such previous appointments as vice secretary-general of the Shanghai Municipal Government and director of the Shanghai Municipal Economic Commission. He holds a MA in economics and is a senior economist. He is also an adjunct professor and graduate advisor at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. He is the author of Market, Mechanism, Capital, and Talent—Basic Issues State-Owned Enterprises Face in Entering the Market and over 20 scholarly articles. He has also supervised the compilation of ten books including Report on the Industrial Development in Shanghai and Report on the Commercial Development in Shanghai.