China’s pattern of growth and poverty reduction

  title={China’s pattern of growth and poverty reduction},
  author={Xiao-ying Pei},
  journal={Open Access Journal},
According to Ravallion1 84 % of China’s population lived below the international poverty line of $1.25 per day in 1981, when only four countries, Cambodia, Burkina Faso, Mali and Uganda had a higher headcount index than China. However, The Economist (Jun 1st 2013) shows that China pulled 680 million people out of misery and reduced its extreme-poverty rate to 10% through economic growth in the years 1981-2010. Ravallion Chen,2 Montalvo Ravallion3 argue that China’s growth has been highly uneven… 
China’s achievements in poverty reduction
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  • Economics
    Prace Naukowe Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego we Wrocławiu
  • 2020
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