Repurposing Telecoms for Capital in China: System Development and Inequality

Asian Survey, Vol. 53, Number 2, pp. 319–347, 2013

29 Pages Posted: 25 Mar 2014

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Yu Hong

Zhejiang University, China

Date Written: March 24, 2014

Abstract

This paper provides a historical overview of China’s telecom development since market reform. Using Sichuan and Guangdong Provinces for comparison, the paper delineates two stages of telecom reform and explores how telecom networks foster domestic regional and social inequalities within the general process of development.

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Hong, Yu, Repurposing Telecoms for Capital in China: System Development and Inequality (March 24, 2014). Asian Survey, Vol. 53, Number 2, pp. 319–347, 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2414247

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