The growth of the Chinese economy in the last decade or so has attracted a lot of analytical attention. This report addresses the functioning of collectives in a market system, specifically the village of Nanjie in Henan Province, which had recollectivized, & the village of Liuminying, near Beijing, which had never decollectivized. The authors briefly introduce these villages, as well as Hanchunhe (also near Beijing) & Huaxi in Jiangsu Province, & their history, & then analyze various aspects of the functioning of collective villages in the Chinese market. Chapters: org. & mgmt.; wage & labor system; welfare & benefits; gender roles & relations;& the corp. village.
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