Informal care provision across multiple generations in China

  title={Informal care provision across multiple generations in China},
  author={Jane Falkingham and Maria Evandrou and Min Qin and Athina Vlachantoni},
  journal={Ageing and Society},
  pages={1978 - 2005}
Abstract With increasing life expectancy, changes in family structure and, most recently, the relaxation of the hitherto strict family planning policies, understanding how mid-life individuals support multiple generations, particularly their older parents and younger grandchildren, is of increasing research and policy significance in China. This paper analyses data from the 2011 China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS) to examine the characteristics of Chinese mid-life… 

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