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The Politics of Financing Education in China

Authors: Lin, T.

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Tingjin Lin explores the conflict between self-interest and the provision of equality of opportunity facing educators in China. Provincial leaders prove reluctant to equalize education when doing so means sacrificing their future promotion.

About the authors

Dr Tingjin Lin is Jiangsu Distinguished Professor of Public Administration and Dean of Institute of Urban Development Studies, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics, China. He also serves as an adjunct research fellow at the Nanyang Centre for Public Administration, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He was a Fulbright Scholar at the Fairbank Centre for Chinese Studies, Harvard University, USA. His research focuses on public management and administration in China, specializing in public finance and public services delivery in China, fiscal behaviours of Chinese local government, and local political elites in China. His articles have appeared in China: an International Journal, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, and Chinese Society and Education.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Lin, Tingjin

    Pages 1-21

  • Developing the Bureaucratic Framework

    Lin, Tingjin

    Pages 22-44

  • Personnel Rules and Education Equalization

    Lin, Tingjin

    Pages 45-74

  • 1994 Tax Reform and Provincial Fiscal Dependency

    Lin, Tingjin

    Pages 75-92

  • Personnel Rules, Fiscal Dependency and Education Inequality

    Lin, Tingjin

    Pages 93-131

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Politics of Financing Education in China
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-00916-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137009166
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-00915-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-43597-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 194
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