Chapter Nine: Has Labor Migration Really Not Narrowed the Rural-Urban Income Gap?
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Introduction

It is widely observed that since the economic reform and opening-up policy initiated in the late 1970s, while China has achieved unprecedented rapid economic growth, its income distribution has deteriorated (e.g., Quah 2002). No matter the measure employed by researchers, studies all indicate that i…

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Cai, Fang and Wang, Meiyan, “Chapter Nine: Has Labor Migration Really Not Narrowed the Rural-Urban Income Gap?”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 18 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004182448_013>



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