China

Scholarly Publications

Population Policy, Fertility Decline, and Sex Selection: New Evidence from China under Mao

April 2017

Can Bureaucrats Really be Paid Like CEOs? School Administrator Incentives for Anemia Reduction in Rural China

June 2015

AbstractA large literature examines performance pay for managers in the private sector, but little is known about performance pay for managers in public sector bureaucracies.

An Exploration of China's Mortality Decline under Mao: A Provincial Analysis, 1950-1980

December 2014

Between 1950 and 1980, China experienced the most rapid sustained increase in life expectancy of any population in documented global history.

Other Publications

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, spring 2005 issue

April 2005

This issue of CHP/PCOR's quarterly newsletter covers news and developments from the winter 2004 quarter.

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, winter 2005 issue

January 2005

This issue of CHP/PCOR's quarterly newsletter covers news and developments from the fall 2004 quarter.

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, winter 2004

January 2004

This issue of CHP/PCOR's quarterly newsletter covers news and developments at the centers for the fall quarter 2003.

News

5 Questions: David Relman on Investigating Origin of Coronavirus

June 2021

Microbiologist David Relman discusses the importance of understanding how the coronavirus emerged.

Karen Eggleston Examines China’s Looming Demographic Crisis, in Fateful Decisions

February 2020

China has tremendous resources, both human and financial, but it may now be facing a perfect storm of challenges.

Karen Eggleston on Coronavirus Outbreak and Health Policy Implications

January 2020

Updated January 24Millions of residents in China are under lockdown measures as the number of reported deaths from the coronavirus outbreak rises to 26.

Projects

Elder-care, Gender, and Son Preference: The Role of Cultural Transmission and Diffusion During the Process of Rural-urban Migration in China

A research report, “A survey of rural-urban migrants in Shenzhen, China”, based on findings from this project, was submitted to the Shenzhen government in December of 2005.  Since then, the Santa...
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Migration, Poverty Alleviation and Wellbeing of the Elderly: Population Modeling for Rural Western China

August 2021

The researchers developed models for the time course of the economic demography of remote Chinese villages that takes into account the migration, and sometimes return, of the villagers, the...
English

Socioeconomic Gradients in Health Among the Elderly in China

August 2021

This project studied the patterns of health and health care disparities across elderly and non-elderly in China, including the impact of earlier educational and public health interventions on...
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People

kb Kim Babiarz Research Scholar, CHP/PCOR
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Piya C. Sorcar, Stanford University Piya C. Sorcar Adjunct Affiliate, CHP/PCOR