Regional Equality and National Development in China: Is There a Trade-Off?

Despite high economic growth over the past 30 years, China's substantial and persistent regional disparities have been the subject of continuing concern to policy makers, as well as the target of a wide variety of policies. An important issue in the policy debate about whether and how best to a...

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Volume: 42
Main Author: CHEN, ANPING
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Malden, USA Blackwell Publishing Inc 01.12.2011
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: Growth and change Vol. 42; no. 4; pp. 628 - 669
Edition: Submitted April 2010; revised November 2010; accepted April 2011.
ORCID: 0000-0003-3612-4470
Data of publication: 2011-12
ISSN: 0017-4815
EISSN: 1468-2257
Discipline: Economics
Sociology & Social History
Bibliography: Anping Chen is an associate professor in the School of Economics at Jinan University in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. His e‐mail address is
Nicolaas Groenewold is a professor of economics at the University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia. His e‐mail address is
We are grateful to the Australian Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations and to the Business School at UWA for support for Chen to visit UWA under the Endeavour Award scheme in 2009 and to the Department of International Co‐operation at Jinan University and the UWA Business School for grants which supported the visit of Groenewold to Jinan University in 2008. We have benefited from comments of the editor and three anonymous referees as well as those received from participants in the Economics Seminar at the University of Western Australia, from members of the China Economy and Business Program at the Australian National University and from members of a seminar at the China Center for Economic Studies at Fudan University.
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