O Understanding China ’ s ( uneven ) progress against poverty

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has made huge strides in its battle against poverty as it has transformed into one of the most dynamic economies in the world. China’s poverty rate today is probably slightly lower than the average for the world as a whole. But around 1980 the incidence of poverty in China was one of the highest in the world (Chen and Ravallion, 2004a). What might the many… (More)

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