Changing Central-local Relations In China: Reform And State Capacity, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Changing Central-local Relations In China

Reform And State Capacity, 1st Edition

By eter Tsan-Yin, James Chung


282 pages

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Hardback: 9780367008901
pub: 2019-04-18

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This volume provides a comprehensive analysis of the profound changes in Chinas central-local relations since the late 1970s. Lending insight into a crucial component of Chinas current political economy and the transformation of state socialism, the contributors challenge conventional wisdom that state power rests in the traditional dichotomy of st

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Historical Perspective and Overview -- China’s Central-Local Relationship: A Historical Perspective -- Market and State: Changing Central-Local Relations in China -- Institutional Reorganization and Its Impact on Decentralization -- Functional Dimensions -- Central-Local Fiscal Politics in China -- Rural Reform and the Rise of Localism -- Central-Local Relations From the Perspective of State and Non-State Industries -- Foreign Trade Decentralization and Its Impact on Central-Local Relations -- Regional Differentiation and Case Studies -- Regional Inequality Variations and Central Government Policy, 1978-1988 -- The Case of Guangdong in Central-Provincial Relations -- Reform and Shanghai: Changing Central-Local Fiscal Relations

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies