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Labor Market Integration, Growth and Inequality: Evidence from China
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Successive reforms to China’s local registration system, the Hukou, provide detail on where people move over time. The research team is traveling to China to explore a potential project to quantify the reforms’ contribution to the increase in internal migrant labor over the past 20 years. They are attempting to see what the contribution of this migrant labor is on China’s rapid productivity growth over the last 20 years.