Border-Regional Economics by Professor Dr. Rongxing Guo (auth.)

By Professor Dr. Rongxing Guo (auth.)

This examine paintings is to commemorate all Guos' ancestor, who guarded the border for his Majesty dutifully, and who's the most important supporter in my educational occupation. For the previous a long time, economists and geographers from either constructed and constructing nations have studied the industrial matters both inside of person international locations (regions), or among international locations (regions). just a rather small a part of those efforts has been considering the industrial affairs of these nations' (regions') peripheral parts or even much less recognition has been given to the structural research of financial mechanisms of the border-regions with diverse political degrees and compositions. My curiosity in border-regions kind of at once pertains to a few own purposes of mine. The chinese language kin identify, Guo, potential a defend for an outer city-wall (herein it was once a political and armed forces border in historic China, e. g. , the chinese language nice Wall). it truly is extra fascinating that Guo is written with a distinct chinese language personality from that used for the like­ sounding "Guo" (country). The chinese language writing of the latter is a sq. body inside of which lies a chinese language personality, Wang (king), within the centre and some degree within the comer. it'd be easily intended that the "point" was once utilized by the inventor to inevitably signify the "border safeguard" most likely as a result of its important significance to the country.

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15 Nevertheless, the geographic demarcation of border-regions may not be rigidly fixed and usually depends on the objects of the research interests. S. -Mexico border which was examined in James T. Peach (1985), for example, includes the 23 counties of the four states of California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas which share a border with Mexico plus Culberson and Dimmit counties of Texas which are located so close to the border as to be indistinguishable from the l3Cihai, p. 1035, Shanghai: Shanghai Cishu Press, 1988.

Ratti (1990): "The Study of the Spatial Effects of the Borders: An Overview of Different Approaches", NETCOM, Vol. 4, pp. 37-50; (2) R. Ratti (1993): "How Can Existing Barriers and Border Effects Be Overcomed? A Theoretical Approach", in R. Cappellin and W. J. ), pp. 60-9, 1993. 36 Chp2: Border-Regional Economics what is considered as 'rural'. The concept of rural-urban border-region can thus be approached from two directions, and two perspectives: the first one reflects the urban view of the immediate countryside, whereby somewhere a zone of mixing exists, while the second one looks the other way round.

8 Travelling 18 kilometers toward the east of Shenzhen city, South China, one may find a special town, Shatoujiao, which has been a typical standing point in the border between the British New Territories in Hong Kong and the mainland China. Shatoujiao town has an area of about four square kilometers which has been divided into two parts by a 200 meter long and two to three meter wide street, namely, Zhongying-jie (St. Sino-Britain). The eastern part of the town belongs to Bao'an county of Shenzhen municipality, while the western part of the town, together with the rest of Kowloon peninsula, has been colonially rented as the New Territories of Hong Kong by the British government for a period of 99 years since 1898 in accordance with Sino-British Treaty on the Extension of Hong Kong's Territories.

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