Migration, environmental hazards, and health outcomes in China.

@article{Chen2013MigrationEH,
  title={Migration, environmental hazards, and health outcomes in China.},
  author={Juan Chen and Shuo Chen and Pierre F. Landry},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={80},
  pages={85-95}
}
China's rapid economic growth has had a serious impact on the environment. Environmental hazards are major sources of health risk factors. The migration of over 200 million people to heavily polluted urban areas is likely to be significantly detrimental to health. Based on data from the 2009 national household survey "Chinese Attitudes toward Inequality and Distributive Injustice" (N = 2866) and various county-level and municipal indicators, we investigate the disparities in subjective exposure… CONTINUE READING

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