Economic Development, Pollution and Health in China
Project Description

The project tries to understand the complex relationship between economic development, environmental quality and human health in China. We use the most comprehensive data on air pollution, water pollution and health in China and explore how they interact.

Supervisor
HE Guojun
Quota
5
Course type
UROP1100
UROP2100
UROP3100
UROP4100
Applicant's Roles

Conduct descriptive and exploratory research data collection
Learn statistical software and conduct data analysis
Conduct literature review and summarize statistical findings

Applicant's Learning Objectives

Learn China's air pollution and water pollution issues
Learn the interactions between pollution, health and economic growth in China
Lean how to collect data from various sources in China
Learn how to clean data and conduct econometric analysis
Learn the steps to conduct an empirical study

Complexity of the project
Challenging