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Title Understanding inequality and poverty in China : methods and applications / edited by Guanghua Wan
Published Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008


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Description xxiii, 293 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Studies in development economics and policy
Studies in development economics and policy.
Contents 1. Globalization and Regional Income Inequality: Empirical evidence from within China / Guanghua Wan, Ming Lu and Zhao Chen -- 2. The Urban-Rural Income Gap and Income Inequality in China / Terry Sicular, Yue Ximing, Bjorn Gustafsson and Shi Li -- 3. Financial Development and Income Inequality in Rural China 1991-2000 / Zhicheng Liang -- 4. Regional Income Inequality in Rural China, 1985-2002: Trends, Causes and Policy Implications / Guanghua Wan -- 5. Human Capital and Wage Determination in Different Ownerships, 1989-97 / Chunbing Xing -- 6. Income, Income Inequality and Health: Evidence from China / Hongbin Li and Yi Zhu -- 7. Social Benefits in Urban China: Determinants and Impact on Income Inequality in 1988 and 2002 / Qin Gao -- 8. China Urban Poverty and its Contributing Factors, 1986-2000 / Xin Meng, Robert Gregory and Guanghua Wan -- 9. Poverty, Pro-Poor Growth and Mobility: A Decomposition Framework with Application to China / Yin Zhang and Guanghua Wan
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Income distribution -- China.
Poverty -- China.
China -- Economic conditions -- 2000-
Author Wan, Guang Hua.
LC no. 2007052977
ISBN 9780230538047
0230538045 alkaline paper