THE IMPACT OF MIGRATION AND REMITTANCES ON RURAL INCOMES IN CHINA

New Economics of Labor Migration (NELM) theory posits a complex relationship between migrants and household income generation. This paper uses NELM and original survey data to examine the impacts of migration on income sources in Northeast China. Migration is found to increase farm incomes but decrease self-employed incomes.


Issue Date:
1999
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/21656
Total Pages:
15
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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