Agricultural productivity shocks, labour reallocation and rural–urban migration in China

Abstract This article analyses the way households in rural China use rural–urban migration and off-farm work as a response to negative productivity shocks in agriculture. I employ various waves of a longitudinal survey to construct a panel of individual migration and labour supply histories, and mat...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Minale, Luigi
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Oxford University Press 01.07.2018
published in: Journal of economic geography Vol. 18; no. 4; pp. 795 - 821
Data of publication: 20180701
ISSN: 1468-2702
EISSN: 1468-2710
Alternate Title: Special Issue: Migration and Development
Discipline: Geography
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: CrossRef
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