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China's floating population and their settlement intention in the cities: Beyond the Hukou reform

Zhu, Yu


China's floating population is one of the most mobile populations in the world. Most of its members take the temporary form of migration, and maintain their double (rural and urban) residential status. In recent years, great efforts have been made to reform the household registration (Hukou) system, which has been regarded as the central mechanism underlying the unsettled nature of the floating population, in the hope that they will settle down in the cities and be fully integrated into China's...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Habitat International
DOI: 10.1016/j.habitatint.2006.04.002


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