February 27, 2016
Despite Policy Reforms, Barriers to Obtaining Hukou Persist
By Jamie Martines
For unregistered Chinese citizens living outside the system, becoming part of the system is still easier said than done.
December 16, 2015
The Complex Impact of Urbanization in Xinjiang
By Wade Shepard
There’s a logic to China’s urbanization scheme, but its social and cultural impacts are complex.
October 19, 2015
China Is Still Building Ghost Cities
Plans for new urban areas would provide housing for 3.4 billion people -- far more than China's total population.
August 05, 2014
Why China's Hukou Reform is Gradual
By Ankit Panda
Why Beijing won't abolish the hukou system overnight.