Relaxing Migration Constraints for Rural Households
NBER Working Paper No. 21314
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We thank Dr. Ou Wang at the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture, who provided invaluable assistance with the NFP dataset. This paper has benefitted from comments from or conversations with Santosh Anagol, Rachel Heath, Rob Jensen, Melanie Khamis, Adriana Kugler, Annemie Maertens, John Matsusaka, Kaivan Munshi, Laura Schechter and seminar participants at the Chicago-Northwestern development mini-conference, MWIEDC, Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, the World Bank and the BREAD pre-conference. Ashutosh Agrawal, Maria Cecilia Peluffo, Zhiwen Xie and Teng Zhong provided outstanding research assistance. We acknowledge financial support from the China National Science Foundation and the Australian Research Council. All errors are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.