[Journal:] China Finance and Economic Review [ISSN:] 2196-5633 [Volume:] 2 [Year:] 2014 [Issue:] 1 [Pages:] 1-8
From a global perspective, given global resource and environmental constraints, China should adhere to the Scientific Outlook on Development when choosing its model for urbanization. This article first reviews the problems with model A, represented by the USA, and model B, represented by developing countries in Latin America and Africa. It then discusses the overall planning and considerations of a new model C relevant to China. Finally, it discusses measures and plans to pursue the harmonious development of eco-civilization and other civilizations under model A in China.