Dragons with clay feet? : transition, sustainable land use, and rural environment in China and Vietnam / edited by Max Spoor, Nico Heerink, and Futian Qu.

Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2007.
xiv, 341 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Rural economies in transition

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Agriculture and state -- China.
Agriculture and state -- Vietnam.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- China.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Vietnam.
Sustainable development -- China.
Sustainable development -- Vietnam.
Transition, economic policy and institutional reforms in China and Vietnam: the impact on sustainable land use / Nico Heerink, Max Spoor and Futian Qu
Regional inequality in China: scope, sources and strategies to reduce it / Shenggen Fan and Connie Chan-Kang
Fiscal decentralization, nonfarm development, and spatial inequality in rural China / Xiabo Zhang and Shenggen Fan
The contribution of diversification to the growth and sustainability of Chinese agriculture / Funing Zhong
Growth and regional inequality in Asia's "new dragons": China and Vietnam compared / Max Spoor
Land policy in Vietnam's agrarian transition - a case study of Namdinh Province / Nguyen Do Anh Tuan
The effects of economic policy reforms on the economic environment of farm households in China: an empirical analysis for Jiangxi Province / Zhigang Chen, Nico Heerink and Peixin Zhu
Farm household responses to China's new rural income support policy: a village-level analysis / Nico Heerink, Marijke Kuiper and Xiaoping Shi
Marketing chains, transaction costs and resource management: efficiency and trust within tomato supply chains in Nanjing City / Ruerd Ruben, Hualiang Lu and Erno Kuiper
Off-farm employment, factor market development and input use in farm production - a case study of a remote village in Jiangxi Province, China / Xiaoping Shi, Nico Heerink, Stein Holden and Futian Qu
Land fragmentation and smallholder rice farm's production costs in Jiangxi Province, China / Shuhao Tan, Gideon Kruseman and Nico Heerink
Intensification of rice production and negative health effects for farmers in the Mekong Delta during Vietnam's transition / Nguyen Huu Dung and Max Spoor
Public investment, agricultural research and agro-chemicals use in grain production in China / Jing Zhu and Yousheng Li
Sustainability issues in East Asian rice cultivation / Herman van Keulen
Agricultural technology and nitrogen pollution in Southeast China / Marrit van den Berg, Guanghuo Wang and Reimund Roetter
China's farmland use: a scenario analysis of changes and trends / Changhe Lu, Xiubin Li and Minghong Tan.
Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Spoor, Max.
Heerink, Nico, 1955-
Qu, Futian.
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