Chapter Two: Low Fertility and Related Theoretical Issues in China
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In the early 1990s, while many researchers and experts in the population and family-planning disciplines still questioned the fertility trends in China, the fertility transition made its substantive step silently. By this point, the total fertility rate (TFR) in China had declined to below replacement level. The reality of below-replacement-level fertility was not…

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Guo, Zhigang, “Chapter Two: Low Fertility and Related Theoretical Issues in China”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 23 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004182448_006>



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