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China's New Social Security System in Making: Problems and Prospects

Li, Jieli, Feng, Yi, Gizelis, Theodora-Ismene (2008) China's New Social Security System in Making: Problems and Prospects. International Journal of Public Administration, 31 (1). pp. 5-23. ISSN 0190-0692. (doi:10.1080/01900690601052498) (KAR id:3534)

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China’s welfare regime has been historically characterized by its structural

lies in the efforts made by the Chinese government to build up a social safety-net

political structure to ensure its legitimacy and stability are unchallenged. We argue that

welfare restructuring is being confronted by freed-up market forces that make it

resources are allocated.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1080/01900690601052498
Uncontrolled keywords: resource, social security system, institutional constraints, welfare transfer
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations
Depositing User: Ismene Gizelis
Date Deposited: 14 Apr 2009 13:05 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:15 UTC
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