Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Stanford University


Investing in China's Rural Infrastructure and Environment

Working Paper

Scott Rozelle, Linxiu Zhang*, Haomiao Liu, Chunhui Ye, Renfu Luo*, Lerong Lu, Yuanyuan Yan

Issued by
Report to the World Bank, 2006

The purpose of this executive summary is to provide a concise statement about what we have learned about investment into China's rural environment. The overall purpose is to help the Bank understand what is happening in rural China, what farmer's are thinking about the current trends and what they are hoping will happen in the future (if they had a say). One of the most important questions is answer what should the role of the state be.