China must invest more in rural children, say Stanford scholars


School children in Gansu province in western China.
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Adam Gorlick

As China's economy grows so does the prevalence of social inequality. In a YaleGlobal Online article, a team of Shorenstein APARC China experts says the country must invest more now in education and public health programs for its rural children or it will face major growth challenges in the near future.