From Stanford University: a forum for sharing news and commentary related to energy and environment issues in China. Resources and end-uses. Drivers of demand and changing trends. Social and environmental impacts.
Sunday, February 26, 2012
Migrations within China
Wealth disparities between rural and urban areas are inducing huge migrations within China (although strictly regulated by the government). As coastal cities are becoming richer and richer, jobs are relocated in more inland regions, slowly changing the migration patterns.