Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Economic Management and Cultural Industry (ICEMCI 2019)

Urbanization, Industrial Structure Adjustment and Urban–Rural Income Gap—A Case Study of Hubei Province

Authors
Yang Sen, Gu Ji jian
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Gu Ji jian
Available Online 20 December 2019.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.191217.121How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Urbanization, Industrial structure, Urban–rural income gap
Abstract
Since the reform and opening up, China’s urbanization process has been accelerated, the industrial structure has been adjusted, a large number of rural population has been attracted to transfer to cities and towns, and the income of rural population has been increased. However, with the increase of income, the problem of income gap between urban and rural areas has become increasingly prominent. The income gap between urban and rural areas in Hubei Province which is the most important province in central China, has shown a narrowing trend. The sample of this paper is selected as the panel statistics of 156 groups from 2005 to 2016 in 13 prefecture-level cities in Hubei Province. Using mediator variables and constructing a quantitative analysis method are for interaction items. From the perspective of rural non-agricultural measurement urbanization and industrial structure adjustment divided into industrial structure supererogation and rationalization of industrial structure, and the relationship between the three is empirically studied. Finally, drawing conclusions and proposing how to narrow the urban-rural income gap.
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AU  - Yang Sen
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PY  - 2019
DA  - 2019/12/20
TI  - Urbanization, Industrial Structure Adjustment and Urban–Rural Income Gap—A Case Study of Hubei Province
BT  - Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Economic Management and Cultural Industry (ICEMCI 2019)
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SN  - 2352-5428
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