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05.15.2014

China’s Fake Urbanization

Sohu Business, David M. Barreda

What is Urbanization?Urbanization is the transformation of rural populations into urban populations—the process by which a nation’s population becomes concentrated in cities and towns.

Infographics

05.02.2014

The ‘Nongmin’ Breakdown

Sohu Business, EG365, David M. Barreda

Who are China’s rural migrant workers?A uniquely Chinese social identity, the category of “rural migrant worker” is a product of China’s urban/rural dichotomy.

Photo Gallery

05.01.2014

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Tim Franco

It’s a feature of the landscape one sees throughout China.

Reports

03.25.2014

Urban China

This report recommends that China curb rapid urban sprawl by reforming land requisition, give migrants urban residency and equal access to basic public services, and reform local finances by finding stable revenues and by allowing local

Features

01.26.2014

For Freedom, Justice, and Love

The Editors

Following is legal activist Xu Zhiyong’s closing statement at the end of his trial in Beijing on January 22, 2014.

Sinica Podcast

01.18.2013

China’s Urban Billion

Kaiser Kuo, Jeremy Goldkorn

Lurking silently behind practically every story on Chinese economic growth over the last thirty years has been the country’s unprecedented shift from being an overwhelmingly rural society to what is now a largely urban one, with almost 7

China’s Dirty Clean-Up

Sophia Woodman

Every year, millions of China’s poorest and most vulnerable people are arrested on the streets of the nation’s cities merely because the way they look or speak identifies them clearly as “outsiders,” not native to the city in question, o