China’s Megalopolises: Development and Challenges

This particular growth of cities in China is powered equally by the initiatives its government has been pushing through for the past few years as well as the extensive internal migration of the Chinese population looking for better lives. The government’s relationship with its massive population is a difficult one primarily because of the contrasting objectives they are trying to achieve. Policies to regulate internal migration as well as to prevent the country’s population to balloon rampantly were implemented by the national government. However, the desire of the local governments, particularly the provincial ones, to provide enticing consumer markets as […]

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Moving to São Paulo

So, the time has come to move to Brazil. The whole last week I worked hard to finish all the projects I was working on, packing my stuff and close everything down in Copenhagen. Arrived to São Paulo a few days ago and moved into the apartment I’m renting the first month. It’s a old 24th floor penthouse apartment located in downtown São Paulo. Attaching a picture of the view from my window. São Paulo is an big, big city. Unofficially, 20 million people are living here. If you love burning hot concrete, tropical rain and traffic chaos, this is […]

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