Ethnic diversity and economic growth in China

@article{Dincer2011EthnicDA,
  title={Ethnic diversity and economic growth in China},
  author={Oguzhan C. Dincer and F. Wang},
  journal={Journal of Economic Policy Reform},
  year={2011},
  volume={14},
  pages={1 - 10}
}
  • Oguzhan C. Dincer, F. Wang
  • Published 2011
  • Economics
  • Journal of Economic Policy Reform
  • We investigate the effects of ethnic diversity on economic growth in the People’s Republic of China. Based on provincial data from 1982 to 2007, we find a negative relationship between ethnic diversity and economic growth across Chinese provinces supporting existing cross‐country studies such as Alesina et al. (2003). According to our estimations, going from complete ethnic homogeneity to complete ethnic heterogeneity reduces the growth rate between 2 percentage points and 2.5 percentage points… CONTINUE READING
    Ethnic Diversity and Growth: Revisiting the Evidence
    • 19
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance in China: The Role of Education, FDI, and Trade
    • 1
    • Highly Influenced
    Lineage-based Heterogeneity and Cooperative Behavior in Rural China
    • 5
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 30 REFERENCES
    Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance
    • 1,728
    • PDF
    Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions
    • 5,248
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Determinants of economic growth in China: Private enterprise, education, and openness
    • 302
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Public Goods and Ethnic Divisions
    • 2,599
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Does Social Capital Have an Economic Payoff? A Cross-Country Investigation
    • 5,975
    • PDF
    Economic Growth in a Cross-Section of Cities
    • 1,127
    • PDF
    Infrastructure Development and Economic Growth: An Explanation for Regional Disparities in China?
    • 779
    • Highly Influential
    The causes of corruption: a cross-national study
    • 3,186
    • PDF