Beijing: Government-Led Development of Cultural and Creative Industrial Clusters
Yan TANG, He HUANG
The development of creative cities in China currently shows strong government-led characteristics. Therefore, taking Beijing as an example, this paper discusses the government-led development model of cultural and creative industrial clusters. By analyzing the cultural and creative resources in Beijing, it explores the approaches initiated by the Municipal Government to promote cultural and creative industrial clusters. Based on the exploration of the industrial structure and spatial distribution of such clusters, this paper points out their role in urban renewal, industrial heritage utilization, New Countryside Construction, industrial park development, etc., and further proposes measures for their future improvement.
Keywords government-led; cultural and creative industries; industrial clusters; Beijing