Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science, 2021, 3(4); doi: 10.25236/AJEE.2021.030409.
Qi Yin1, Weirong Wang2
1College of Information Engineer, Shanghai Maritime University, 201306, Shanghai, China
2School of Information and Communication Engineering, Communication University of China, 100024, Beijing, China
19 indicators of the two systems—ecological environment and economic development in western China are selected to measure the synergy level of green ecology and regional economic development in western China from 2014 to 2019 and accelerate the pace of high-quality economic development. The entropy method and the composite system synergy model are employed to carry out the comprehensive evaluation. The results show that western China's ecological environment and economic development generally perform an N-type development trend with alternating increases and decreases. At the same time, the synergy degree is low. The evaluation highlights the clear differences between the southwest and northwest regions. Western China should adhere to sustainable development and lay more emphasis on the protection and restoration of the ecological environment in future economic development.
Western China, Green Ecology, Regional Economy, Synergy Degree
Qi Yin, Weirong Wang. Research on Synergy Degree Evaluation of Green Ecology and Regional Economy in Western China. Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science (2021) Vol. 3 Issue 4: 44-49. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJEE.2021.030409.
 Jing Zhu. Ecological environment problems and countermeasures in the process of urbanization in western China [J]. People's Forum, 2016 (08): 238-240.
 Feng Yu. Review and evaluation of environmental Kuznets curve [J]. Exploration of Economic Issues, 2006 (08): 4-12.
 David A. Savage. Surviving the Storm: Behavioral Economics in the Conflict Environment [J]. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy, 2016, 22(2).
 Xiaohong Zhang et al. Evaluating the relationships among economic growth, energy consumption, air emissions and air environmental protection investment in China [J]. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2013, 18: 259-270.
 Sicong Tong. Analysis of the coupling coordination degree between economic development and ecological environment in western China [J]. Shanghai Energy Saving, 2019 (07): 595-600.
 Hailiang Liu, Kunxia Yu, Peng Li, Zhanbin Li, Rui Liu, Siyu Yan. Evaluation of coordinated development of water ecology and economy in Lanzhou-Xining urban agglomeration [J/OL]. Journal of Xi'an University of Technology: 1-11 [2021-09-04].
 Chaoshan Ning, Shaodong Li. Dynamic evaluation of coordination degree between ecological protection and economic development in the Yellow River Basin [J]. People's Yellow River, 2020, 42 (12): 1-6.