Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Jahangir Aziz , and Christoph Duenwald
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2001
Keywords: Provincial growth, convergence, twin peaks, per capita income, income distribution, per capita incomes, growth rates, economic growth, Technological Change: Government Policy, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: Other
China's rapid overall growth since 1978 masks significant differences in relative economic performance across its provinces. This paper finds that, while per capita income of poor provinces are catching up with tho...