Claudio O. Delang

PhD, Ass. Professor
Department of Geography
Hong Kong Baptist University, China
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Fields of interest

  • development studies
  • rural development
  • political ecology
  • ecological economics
  • Greater Mekong Subregion

Recent publications

  • Delang C.O. 2017. China’s Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems. London: Routledge. ISBN 978-1-138-68460-7.
  • Delang C.O. 2016. China’s Key Forestry Programs: Economic, Social and Ecological Rationales. International Journal of Global Environmental Issues, 15(4): 281-299. DOI: 10.1504/IJGENVI.2016.081047.
  • Delang C.O. 2016. China’s Water Pollution Problems. London: Routledge. ISBN 978-1-138-66999-4.
  • Delang C.O. 2016. Development Beyond Growth: Singapore’s Genuine Progress 1968-2014. International Journal of Green Economics, 10(1): 32-50. DOI: 10.1504/IJGE.2016.079722.
  • Delang C.O. 2016. China’s Air Pollution Problems. London: Routledge. ISBN 978-1-138-66995-6
  • Delang C.O., X. Weiyi B. Byerley K.P. Chun 2016. The Effect of Fallow Period Length on Abundance, Diversity and Composition of Usable Plant Species in Swidden Agriculture Systems of Northern Laos. Polish Journal of Ecology, 64(3): 350-356. DOI: 10.3161/15052249PJE2016.64.3.005.
  • Delang C.O., Yu Y.H. 2015. Measuring Welfare Beyond Economics: The Genuine Progress of Hong Kong and Singapore. London: Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-81383-9.
  • Delang C.O. Yuan Z. 2014. China’s Grain for Green Program: A Review of the Largest Ecological Restoration and Rural Development Program in the World. Heidelberg: Springer. ISBN 978-3-319-34985-5.
  • Delang C.O., Wang W. 2013. Chinese forest policy reforms after 1998: The case of the Natural Forest Protection Program and Slope Land Conversion Program. International Forestry Review, 15(3): 290-304.
  • Delang C.O., Toro M., Charlet M. 2013. Coffee, Mines and Dams: Conflicts over Land in the Bolaven Plateau, Southern Lao PDR. The Geographical Journal, 179(2): 150–164. DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-4959.2012.00481.x.