This year alone, Shanghai will complete towers with more space for living and working than there is in all the office buildings in New York City.
That is in a city that already has 4,000 skyscrapers, almost double the number in New York. And there are designs to build 1,000 more by the end of this decade.
Tuesday, October 18, 2005
OK, so maybe China is growing...
We will be better able to discuss this topic when we cover economic growth next semester, but this NY Times article talks about the booming housing market in China. The key interesting fact is the following: