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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 30 Citations 3,575 103 World Ranking 5491 National Ranking 68

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Psychology
  • Globalization
  • Economy

His primary areas of study are Economic growth, Economic geography, Internal migration, Scale and Economy. His work in the fields of Economic growth, such as Urbanization, overlaps with other areas such as Social Welfare. Jianfa Shen works mostly in the field of Economic geography, limiting it down to concerns involving Beijing and, occasionally, Demography, Environmental Development and Urban governance.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Poisson regression, Econometrics and East Asia. His work carried out in the field of Scale brings together such families of science as Yangtze river, Open Door Policy, Hukou system and Human migration. His Economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Planned economy, Census and Industrialisation.

His most cited work include:

  • A study of the temporary population in Chinese cities (83 citations)
  • Scale, state and the city: Urban transformation in post-reform China (81 citations)
  • Increasing internal migration in China from 1985 to 2005: Institutional versus economic drivers (80 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Jianfa Shen focuses on Economic geography, Economic growth, Urbanization, Economy and Development economics. His Economic geography research incorporates themes from Globalization, Pearl river delta and Internal migration. He has researched Internal migration in several fields, including Human migration, Poisson regression, Scale and East Asia.

His work in the fields of Economic growth, such as Developing country, intersects with other areas such as Government. His Urbanization research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Industrialisation, Census, Socioeconomics and State. The concepts of his Economy study are interwoven with issues in Mainland China, Capital, Geographer and Open Door Policy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Economic geography (30.51%)
  • Economic growth (27.12%)
  • Urbanization (20.34%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Urbanization (20.34%)
  • Economic geography (30.51%)
  • Pandemic (2.54%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Urbanization, Economic geography, Pandemic, 2019-20 coronavirus outbreak and Regional development. The Urbanization study combines topics in areas such as Capital, Development economics, Demographic economics and State. His Demographic economics research includes themes of East Asia, Internal migration, Floating population, Redistribution and Census.

Jianfa Shen works mostly in the field of State, limiting it down to topics relating to Environmental protection and, in certain cases, Economic growth, as a part of the same area of interest. His Economic growth study frequently links to other fields, such as Commodification. His Economic geography research incorporates elements of Spatial ecology, Track, Dual and Employment sector.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Governing the countryside through state-led programmes: A case study of Jiangning District in Nanjing, China: (12 citations)
  • Evaluating the cooperative and family farm programs in China: A rural governance perspective (11 citations)
  • Urbanization, Regional Development and Governance in China (6 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Psychology
  • Globalization
  • Economy

Urbanization, Economic geography, Economic growth, Regional development and Environmental protection are his primary areas of study. He interconnects Spatial diffusion and Diffusion in the investigation of issues within Economic geography. Jianfa Shen integrates several fields in his works, including Economic growth, Dilemma, Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, Government and Built environment.

His work on Environmental protection is being expanded to include thematically relevant topics such as State.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Scale, state and the city: Urban transformation in post-reform China

Jianfa Shen.
Habitat International (2007)

161 Citations

A study of the temporary population in Chinese cities

Jianfa Shen.
Habitat International (2002)

154 Citations

Measuring the urban competitiveness of Chinese cities in 2000

Yihong Jiang;Jianfa Shen.
Cities (2010)

152 Citations

State-Sponsored and Spontaneous Urbanization in the Pearl River Delta of South China, 1980-1998

Jianfa Shen;Kwan-yiu Wong;Zhiqiang Feng.
Urban Geography (2002)

140 Citations

Increasing internal migration in China from 1985 to 2005: Institutional versus economic drivers

Jianfa Shen.
Habitat International (2013)

124 Citations

A study on inter-city cooperation in the Yangtze river delta region, China

Xiaolong Luo;Jianfa Shen.
Habitat International (2009)

123 Citations

Rural development and rural to urban migration in China 1978-1990.

Jianfa Shen.
Geoforum (1995)

121 Citations

Governing global city regions in China and the West

Ronald K. Vogel;H.V. Savitch;Jiang Xu;Anthony G.O. Yeh.
Progress in Planning (2010)

116 Citations

The working and living space of the ‘floating population’ in China

Jianfa Shen;Yefang Huang.
Asia Pacific Viewpoint (2003)

114 Citations

Urban and regional development in post-reform China: the case of Zhujiang delta

Jianfa Shen.
Progress in Planning (2002)

99 Citations

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