This report reviews major rural, social, and economic policies in China over the past century. These policies are discussed in historical context with a focus on how they responded to social, economic, and cultural changes at each stage. Assessment and analysis of these policies and their implications are provided by the author.
Project: China: Inclusive Asset-Based Policy
Wang, S. (2008). A history of rural, economic, and social policies in China (CSD Working Paper No. 08-13). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.