Social Security and Civil Administration
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I. Social Security

With the goal of creating a harmonious society, the Chinese government focused on drafting legislation that encouraged social security in 2005. Due to several events that took place that year, the government had recognized the need for reform.

A. Key Domains

Components of social security are varied-ranging from social assistance, to medical insurance, to endowment insurance to unemployment aid and so on. The government must combine these varying characteristics…

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Hu, Minjie and Xu, Lin, “Social Security and Civil Administration”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 22 November 2017 <>

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