Research & Publications


China Human Development Report 1997

"Human Development and Poverty Reduction" This report attempts to summarize the history and current status of sustainable human development in China, focus attention on the outstanding challenges to be overcome, and make broad policy recommendations for tackling them. Special attention ismore


China Human Development Report 1999

"Transition and the State" This second China Human Development Report examines a crucial current issue for China: the changing role of the state. Having provided a comprehensive survey of the status of human development in the first China HDR in 1997, this one takes a more focused look atmore


China Human Development Report 2002

"Making Green Development a Choice" This third China Human Development Report (CHDR) deals with China’s challenge at the crossroads towards sustainable development. China’s development is central to global stability. Annual growth rates have been averaging nearly 10% the last 20 years.more