Migrants as second-class workers in urban China? A decomposition analysis

In urban China, urban resident annual earnings are 1.3 times larger than long-term rural migrant earnings as observed in a nationally representative sample in 2002. Using microsimulation, we decompose this difference into four sources, with particular attention to path-dependence and statistical dis...

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Volume: 37
Main Author: Démurger, Sylvie
Gurgand, Marc
Li, Shi
Yue, Ximing
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: SAN DIEGO Elsevier Inc 2009
ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE
Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics Vol. 37; no. 4; pp. 610 - 628
ORCID: 0000-0001-6447-7236
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 0147-5967
1095-7227
EISSN: 1095-7227
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Comparative Economics
Subjects:
P23
O15
J71
J31
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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