Fiscal Decentralization in China
This paper explores how fiscal decentralization was an important aspect of China's multi-faceted reform.
About the Author
Justin Y. Lin
Former Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, Development Economics
The World Bank
Justin Yifu Lin is the former World Bank Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, Development Economics. In this capacity, Mr. Lin guided the Bank’s intellectual leadership and played a key role in shaping the economic research agenda of the institution. He took up his World Bank position on June 2, 2008, after serving for 15 years as Professor and Founding Director of the China Centre for Economic Research (CCER) at Beijing University.