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The impact of growth and inequality on rural poverty in China

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  • Zhang, Yin
  • Wan, Guanghua

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Comparative Economics.

Volume (Year): 34 (2006)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 694-712

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  1. Nong Zhu & Xubei Luo, 2014. "The Impact of migration on rural poverty and inequality: a case study in China," CIRANO Working Papers, CIRANO 2014s-08, CIRANO.
  2. Wu, Alfred M. & Ramesh, M., 2014. "Poverty Reduction in Urban China: The Impact of Cash Transfers," MPRA Paper 54358, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Ivica Rubil, 2013. "Accounting for Regional Poverty Differences in Croatia: Exploring the Role of Disparities in Average Income and Inequality," Working Papers, The Institute of Economics, Zagreb 1301, The Institute of Economics, Zagreb.
  4. Ming Lu & Jianzhi Zhao, 2009. "The Contribution of Social Networks to Income Inequality in Rural China: A Regression-Based Decomposition and Cross-Regional Comparison," Global COE Hi-Stat Discussion Paper Series, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University gd08-019, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  5. repec:ebl:ecbull:v:9:y:2008:i:14:p:1-7 is not listed on IDEAS
  6. Sumie Sato & Mototsugu Fukushige, 2010. "The Chinese Economy and Income Inequality among East Asian Countries," Discussion Papers in Economics and Business, Osaka University, Graduate School of Economics and Osaka School of International Public Policy (OSIPP) 10-06, Osaka University, Graduate School of Economics and Osaka School of International Public Policy (OSIPP).
  7. WANG, Zuxiang & SMYTH, Russell & NG, Yew-Kwang, 2009. "A new ordered family of Lorenz curves with an application to measuring income inequality and poverty in rural China," China Economic Review, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 218-235, June.
  8. Cheong, Tsun Se & Wu, Yanrui, 2013. "Regional disparity, transitional dynamics and convergence in China," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 29(C), pages 1-14.
  9. Xiao Luo & Chor-Ching Goh & Nong Zhu, 2014. "Income Growth, Inequality and Poverty Reduction: A Case Study of Eight Provinces in China," CIRANO Working Papers, CIRANO 2014s-03, CIRANO.
  10. Florent Bresson, 2008. "The estimation of the growth and redistribution components of changes in poverty: a reassessment," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 9(14), pages 1-7.
  11. Glauben, Thomas & Herzfeld, Thomas & Rozelle, Scott & Wang, Xiaobing, 2012. "Persistent Poverty in Rural China: Where, Why, and How to Escape?," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 40(4), pages 784-795.
  12. Wasiu Adekunle Are, 2012. "Growth and Income Redistribution Components of Changes in Poverty: A Decomposition Analysis for Ireland, 1987-2005," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201231, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.

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