USC Price School of Public Policy

Kim discusses Beijing’s underground housing market

June 20, 2017

Newsweek featured research by Annette Kim of the USC Price School on Beijing’s underground housing market. An estimated 1 million people live beneath the city despite it being illegal. The dwellings provide an opportunity for poorer workers to live closer to their place of employment than they could normally afford.

http://www.newsweek.com/china-housing-beijing-basement-dwelling-hundreds-underground-627504