Economic Development and Inequality in China

Economic Development and Inequality in China

(2006a) Guangdong Map 2006, Guangzhou: Guangdong ditu chubanshe. ––– (
ed.) (2006b) Guangdongsheng Gaosugonglu ji Gonglulicheng Dituce (The Map
of Guangdong's Highway and Road Distance), Guangzhou: Guangdongsheng
ditu chubanshe. Guangdong Sheng ... Guizhou Sheng Renkou Pucha
Bangongshi (Population Census Office of Guizhou Province) (ed.) (2002) 2000
Guizhou Sheng ...

Author: Hong Yu

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136885082

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 252

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The conventional belief that all regions have equally benefited from China’s remarkable development over the last three decades is subjected to criticism in this book as Hong Yu systematically analyses the issue of regional inequality during the post-1978 period using the case of Guangdong. Guangdong is one of the key industrial centres and economic powerhouses in China and as a pioneer province, instigating economic reform as China opened up to the world, it offers an ideal focus upon which to question and enrich the Western theories of economic geography and regional disparity. Based on field research, analysis of geographic characteristics and regression models, this book illustrates how Guangdong’s impressive development record has been marred by its rising regional disparity, investigates the main causes of this disparity, and draws conclusions regarding the lessons China can learn from it. Economic Development and Inequality in China will be of interest to students and scholars of Chinese economics, Chinese regional studies, economic geography and China Studies. Hong Yu is a Visiting Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore. His research interests lie in the field of regional economy. He is the author of a chapter on China’s two delta regions in the book "China and The Global Economic Crisis".
Categories: Business & Economics



ISBN: UOM:39015037914978

Category: Chinese language

Page: 1984

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