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Agricultural productivity shocks, labour reallocation and rural–urban migration in China

Luigi Minale.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10744 words.

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This article analyses the way households in rural China use rural–urban migration and off-farm work as a response to negative productivity shocks in...

Employment Growth, Worker Mobility, and Rural Economic Development

Mitch Renkow.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 5993 words.

A county-level labor market model is estimated for North Carolina. The model accounts for inter-county commuting, migration, and within-county adjustments to labor demand shocks....

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National Wage Trends and Migration in a Chinese Village Economy: A Micro Level Modeling Approach Based on a Composite Utility Function

Ulrich Kleinwechter and Harald Grethe.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Economic Development; Demand and Supply of Labour; Particular Labour Markets; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 14355 words.

China’s economy is experiencing a regime shift away from a fully elastic supply of labor from a large pool of rural surplus labor and toward a situation of increasing labor scarcity and...

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Rural Population Growth, 1950–1990: The Roles of Human Capital, Industry Structure, and Government Policy

Tzu-Ling Huang, Peter F. Orazem and Darin Wohlgemuth.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Demographic Economics; Demand and Supply of Labour; Public Economics; Household Analysis. 0 words.

Human capital raises rural incomes, but this effect is swamped by higher returns to human capital in urban markets. This leads to “brain drain” from rural areas. Populations grow more...

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Spatial Sorting of Immigrants Across Urban and Rural Areas in the United States: Changing Patterns of Human Capital Accumulation Since the 1990s

Brigitte S. Waldorf, Raymond J.G.M. Florax and Julia Beckhusen.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2008; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Demographic Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 3511 words.

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Taxi drivers with a PhD: trickle down or crowding-out for lower educated workers in Dutch cities?

Roderik Ponds, Gerard Marlet, Clemens van Woerkens and Harry Garretsen.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 8638 words.

Attracting higher educated workers is often seen as a means to stimulate employment in cities in general, leading to lower unemployment for the lower educated, the ‘trickle-down’ effect....

Why do women have longer durations of unemployment than men in post-restructuring urban China?

Fenglian Du and Xiao-yuan Dong.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2009; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Demographic Economics; Labour Discrimination; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 8818 words.

This paper provides the first systematic analysis of the reasons why women endure longer unemployment durations than men in post-restructuring urban China. This analysis is based upon data...

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