Social Policies in China and India: the Role of Land Ownership and of Economic Size
AbstractIssues of social policy? their evolution, role in ensuring minimum equity, developmental functions and future directions? are especially worth exploring in respect of China and India. The two countries are sufficiently similar in terms of economic size, developmental stage and the challenges they face, but are dissimilar enough in terms of the larger socio-economic and political institutions and systems, history and culture as to make them natural candidates for an in-depth comparative study of developmental experiences. Focusing on social policy, Arjan De Haan (2013) makes a useful attempt in that direction. (?)
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Date of creation: Jun 2013
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Publication status: Published by UNDP - International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth , June 2013, pages 1-1
Social Policies in China and India: the Role of Land Ownership and of Economic Size;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-AGR-2013-07-28 (Agricultural Economics)
- NEP-ALL-2013-07-28 (All new papers)
- NEP-TRA-2013-07-28 (Transition Economics)
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