Ethnicity, Migration, and Social Stratification in China: Evidence from Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region


Ethnicity, Migration, and Social Stratification in China: Evidence from Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Author Name: 
Xiaogang Wu and Xi Song
Publisher: 
Population Studies Center Research Report
Publish Year: 
2013
Total page: 
38
Summary: 

We show that Han and Uyghur Chinese were segregated into different economic sectors. The Han-Uyghur earnings gap was negligible in government or public institutions, but it increased with the marketization of the employment sector.

 

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