Princeton University Library Catalog

Unemployment, inequality and poverty in urban China / edited by Li Shi and Hiroshi Sato.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Description:
xvi, 327 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Routledge studies on the Chinese economy ; 19. [More in this series]
  • Routledge studies on the Chinese economy ; 19
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction / Li Shi and Hiroshi Sato -- Labour retrenchment in China : determinants and consequences / Simon Appleton, John Knight, Lina Song and Qingjie Xia -- Unemployment, poverty and income disparity in urban China / Jinjun Xue and Wei Zhong -- Economic restructuring and income inequality in urban China / Xin Meng -- Unemployment, consumption smoothing, and precautionary saving in urban China / Xin Meng -- The decline of in-kind wage payments in urban China / Li Shi and Yaohui Zhao -- Rising poverty and its causes in urban China / Li Shi -- Can a subjective poverty line be applied to urban China? : assessing poverty among urban residents in 1999 / Björn Gustafsson, Li Shi, and Hiroshi Sato -- From "work-unit socialism" to hierarchical labour market in urban China / Hiroshi Sato -- Contrasting paradigms : segmentation and competitiveness in the formation of the Chinese labour market / Simon Appleton, John Knight, Lina Song and Qingjie Xia -- Job mobility of residents and migrants in urban China / John Knight and Linda Yueh -- How does firm profitability affect wages in urban China? / John Knight and Li Shi -- Social capital, unemployment and women's labour market outcomes in urban China / Linda Yueh.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Li shi.
ISBN:
0415338727
LCCN:
2005010027
OCLC:
59002801
Related name:
RCP:
C - S