Urban gowth in Africa and China
Vernon Henderson is the School Professor of Economic Geography at the London School of Economics. He has conducted research on aspects of urbanisation and policy in Sub-Saharan Africa, China, USA, Brazil, Korea and Indonesia over many years and is widely published in the main economics journals. To see his current work follow http://www.lse.ac.uk/geographyAndEnvironment/whosWho/staff%20profiles/VHenderson.aspx and http://urbanisation.econ.ox.ac.uk/.
Recent work by Vernon Henderson
The dynamic interplay of geography, technology, economic growth, and history has changed the way population is distributed
Quantitative models may prove to be weak substitutes for direct empirical evidence; for evidence-based policymaking, research technique matters