The local impacts of BRI projects
Project Description

In this project, we intend to collect and geo-code China’s foreign aid projects, mostly related to the Bridge and Road Initiative (BRI), and explore their local effect.

Supervisor
LIN Yatang
Quota
5
Course type
UROP1100
UROP2100
Applicant's Roles

Collect aid project information from several websites
Using online map API to geo-code (with decent accuracy) each project
Generate the potential “network” for some construction projects

Applicant's Learning Objectives

Scrapping and organizing data from online sources, learn about geocoding

Complexity of the project
Moderate