China Family Panel Studies (CFPS) and Income Inequality in China

Date January 16, 2019
Time 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m.
Venue ICS Seminar Room, IPS Building, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
Language English
The China Family Panel Studies (CFPS) is a nearly nationwide, comprehensive, longitudinal social survey that is intended to serve the research needs on a large variety of social phenomena in contemporary China. The CFPS promises to provide to the academic community the most comprehensive and highest-quality survey data on contemporary China. In addition to providing an introduction to the survey, Professor Xie presents his substantive research using the data on income inequality.


Yu XIEBert G. Kerstetter ’66 University Professor of Sociology, Princeton Institute of International and Regional Studies, Princeton University