China's Development Challenges -Economic Vulnerability and Public Sector Reform
Author: Richard Schiere
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0-203-86124-8
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-86124-0
No of pages : 176
eBook Price : $138
Originally Published : 17 Dec 2009
This book argues that a major potential source of social tension in transition and developing countries is not poverty as such, but vulnerability to poverty: the risk of becoming poor. It demonstrates how in China many recent public sector reforms have made many households extremely vulnerable to poverty.