Search type

Planning and Environmental Management

Bing Sun

Previous education / experience

  • 2015- PhD Researcher and Teaching Assistant - University of Manchester
  • 2015-2015 Hyder Consulting - Shanghai
  • 2011-2015 Urban Planning and Architectural Design Institute of Fudan University
  • 2010-2011 Master of Civic Design - University of Liverpool

Thesis title

Governing for Urban Low-Carbon Development: A Case Study of Hongqiao Central Business District, Shanghai.


Research details

This research focuses on urban low-carbon governance and attempts to address the core problem about how governance arrangements have been operationalised at the local scale in China and how governance forms have worked in low-carbon strategy evolvement.

Research interests

  • Multi-level governance
  • Local governance
  • Low-carbon development
  • Strategic environmental assessment