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L’impact des activités non-agricoles rurales sur le revenu des agriculteurs en Chine

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Using data from a survey of rural households in China, this article examines the impacts of non-farm activity on living standard of farmers and on rural income distribution with a micro-economic analysis. Our results show that the participation in non-farm activity alleviates both inequality and poverty. In particular, it reduces income gap among poor households and improves their income level.

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  • Nong ZHU, 2002. "L’impact des activités non-agricoles rurales sur le revenu des agriculteurs en Chine," Working Papers 200222, CERDI.
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