Ping Jiang, Yihui Chen & Wenbo Dong, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Presentation Title: Economic incentive policies to the development of green buildings in China
Low carbon sustainability is one of the major topics focused on in the study of urbanization, and especially the use of green buildings to push urban areas towards becoming low carbon. In China, green buildings are viewed as important steps towards a more low carbon society. This presentation focused on the economic aspects of green buildings, including a discussion of a method to explain the incremental cost of green buildings and to compare those costs and subsidies of the government.