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Trade policy impacts under alternative land market regimes in rural China

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  • Kleinwechter, Ulrich
  • Grethe, Harald

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In this paper we apply a simulation model of a village economy in Guizhou province, China, to assess impacts of trade reform at the household and the village level under alternative land market regimes. Putting special emphasis on the modeling of household migration a trade reform scenario is simulated with and without the existence of a land rental market in the village.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal China Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 23 (2012)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: 1071-1089

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Handle: RePEc:eee:chieco:v:23:y:2012:i:4:p:1071-1089

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Keywords: China; Regional migration; Agricultural household model; Land markets; Poverty;

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