The end of China’s labour regime?

A reflection on the challenges to China’s labour regime – published on the Progress in Political Economy blog:

A key ingredient of China’s Post-Mao economic “miracle” is a labour regime entrenched in the export-oriented consumer manufacturing sector and premised on despotic exploitation, institutional discrimination and political exclusion of labour.

Are we seeing the end of this labour regime?

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