Thursday, December 12, 2013

Shanghainese rush for the exit as pollution increases - Wei Gu

Wei Gu
+Wei Gu 
Leaving China was already high on the agenda of expats, but now also Chinese are considering leaving as Shanghai suffered from the worst pollution ever in the past week. WSJ wealth editor Wei Gu talks to sustainability specialist +Richard Brubaker, who expects pollution is going to be worse in the next 5-15 years.

 Urbanization, energy inefficiency and more cars and trucks on the roads push pollution levels up, and the question is whether Chinese will accept a lower economic growth, to fight pollution.

Wei Gu is a  speaker at the China Speakers Bureau. Do you need her at your meeting or conference? Do get in touch or fill in our speakers´request form.

 Richard Brubaker AllRoadsLeadtoChina and CEIBS discussed on January 24 in the +China Weekly Hangout to discuss the rampant pollution in China. Is it getting worse, and what can be done?
 Moderator: +Fons Tuinstra of the China Speakers Bureau.
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