Urban income inequality in China revisited (1988–2002)
Using newly available spatial price deflators, this paper shows that inequality evaluations in the literatureoverstate the magnitude of inequality and inequality changes in China, as well as the role played by regional differences in the recent inequality rise.
|Date of creation:||11 Oct 2006|
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|Publication status:||Published, Economics Letters, 2006, 354-359|
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- Dwayne Benjamin & Loren Brandt & John Giles, 2003.
"The Evolution of Income Inequality in Rural China,"
benjamin-04-01, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
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