Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Urban-rural income disparities and development in a panel data set of China for the period from 1978 to 2006|
Urban-rural income disparity
|Source:||Zhang, H.-W., Chen, W.-G., Zhang, J. (2012-07). Urban-rural income disparities and development in a panel data set of China for the period from 1978 to 2006. Applied Economics 44 (21) : 2717-2728. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1080/00036846.2011.566197|
|Abstract:||We examine the relationship between urban-rural income disparities and development in a panel data set of 30 provinces and regional subsets of China during the period of 1978 to 2006. There is an inverted-U relationship between the urban-rural income gap and per capita Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Financial development by scale widens the urban-rural income gap in all regional samples, while financial sector efficiency and rural bank loans may reduce it in some regions. Government spending raises the urban-rural income gap as well. We also examine the effects of urbanization, openness and education. © 2012 Taylor & Francis.|
|Source Title:||Applied Economics|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Feb 15, 2018
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Jan 30, 2018
checked on Feb 12, 2018
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.