Investment

Scholarly Publications

Providing Quality Infrastructure in Rural Villages: The Case of Rural Roads in China

March 2013

When seeking to build high quality and cost-effective infrastructure in rural villages, a fundamental question is: Who is better at doing so?

News

Scott Rozelle on How Agriculture Vitalized China's Economy

April 2013

Over the last thirty years, China’s rural income per capita has risen an astounding 20 times.

Article for Yale Global: Aging Population and Poverty Require Stronger Investment in China’s rural youth

March 2012

REAP and/or FSI professors Karen Eggleston, Jean Oi, Scott Rozelle, Ang Sun, and Xueguang Zhou report on inequalities in rural China: “Greater investment in public health and education for the...

China’s Economic Stability Depends on More Education, Stanford Economist Says

December 2011

Without sending more kids to high school and teaching them the skills needed to support higher wages, China runs the risk of never really making it as a rich nation.

Events

China and Africa: Are there Lessons for Development?

April 17, 2013

The lost decades for China in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s look remarkably like the lost decades of Africa in the 1980s and 1990s.

Projects

Technology and Human Capital _ Migration

One often hears that China has the largest online population in the world.
English

Vocational vs. Academic High School

China is the world’s largest developing country.
English

Mandarin as a Second Language

Rural ethnic minorities are among the most disadvantaged in their ability to access educational resources.
English

People

Hongmei Yi Program Manager, REAP-China, Associate Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Renfu Luo Program Manager, REAP-China, Associate Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Linxiu Zhang Director, REAP-China, Deputy Director, Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy