Scholarly Contribution to Database/Website

Land, Building Supplies and Repair-People: Differing Visions of Urban Futures in Ulaanbaatar

Rebekah Plueckhahn

Published : 2016

Abstract

As part of our series on debt, this post discusses some emerging subjects appearing in a context where there is a severe lack of cash flow. It describes a section of Mongolia’s construction industry where forms of indebtedness leave people surrounded by commodities (land, labour and building supplies) but unable to make money.