Professor John Mathews, Hao Tan and Mei-Chih Hu, have just had a paper on the Circular Economy (CE) in China published in California Management Review. This article highlights China’s distinctive strategy of turning existing industrial parks into eco-industrial parks and provides three case studies on closed-loop eco-industrial transformation, CE production system transformation and eco-city scaled integration transformation, respectively. The article also brings out the management issues involved as overcoming reverse salients and capturing network advantages.
Read the article in California Management Review at http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0008125617752692.
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