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Chinas Poor Regions: Rural-Urban Migration, Poverty, Economic Reform and Urbanisation Mei Zhang

Chinas Poor Regions: Rural-Urban Migration, Poverty, Economic Reform and Urbanisation

Mei Zhang

Published March 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781134356928
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224 pages
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The number of poor people in China is huge, despite recent economic advances. This book investigates the problem of poverty in Chinas regions, discussing in particular the role of rural-urban migration in reducing poverty. It surveys theMoreThe number of poor people in China is huge, despite recent economic advances. This book investigates the problem of poverty in Chinas regions, discussing in particular the role of rural-urban migration in reducing poverty. It surveys the distribution and characteristics of poverty, examines anti-poverty initiatives by the Chinese government and includes the results of original research conducted in Shanxi, a typical province in Central China.