The construction sector in the People's Republic of China

Socio-Economic Technical Papers (SETP) No. 15

Outlines the development of the construction sector in the period 1980-2001, e.g. the employment in collective-owned vs. state-owned enterprises, the influx of rural workers, role of labour contractors, and the impact of using pre-fabricated concrete and interior fittings such as doors, flooring and pipes.