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Understanding China's Lewis Turning Point: The Role of Regional Heterogeneity

Wei, Zheng; Kwan, Fung


The question of whether China has reached the Lewis turning point (LTP) has recently been intensively debated in the literature. Partly, this is due to the profound policy implication of the turning point posited by Lewis (1954) and Ranis and Fei (1961), while it is also closely related to the growing concern of China’s growth sustainability. Various empirical approaches and criteria have been applied in the literature and greatly contributed to the diverse findings on the questions of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Working/Technical Paper
Source: Crawford School Research Paper No. 14-08
DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.2463989
Access Rights: Free Access via publisher website


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