Weizeng Sun

Weizeng Sun is a Research Fellow at the Hang Lung Center for Real Estate, and a PhD candidate in the Department of Construction Management at Tsinghua University, China. He has published in Regional Science and Urban Economics, Real Estate Economics, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of Regional Science, and Transportation Research A. His research interests include urban economics and real estate market in China.

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    The birth of edge cities in China: Measuring the spillover effects of industrial parks

    From its established status as a high-tech science park in 1988, Zhongguancun has been transformed from a village to China’s “Silicon Valley”. Zhongguancun's big success has led many Chinese local governments to embrace ‘place-based’ investments and support the building of industrial parks (special economic zones, SEZ). In fact, this is a growing global trend. A...

    2 Sep 2015 | Siqi Zheng, Weizeng Sun, Jianfeng Wu, Matthew Kahn