Beatriz Carrillo is a Lecturer in China Studies and is a joint appointment of the China Studies Centre and the Department of Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Sydney. Her broad research interest is in social development and social change in contemporary China, and on development and social justice issues more broadly.

Migrant Labour and the Sustainability of China’s Welfare System

Social welfare in China has emerged in recent years as a major cause of migrant workers’ discontent and collective action. Reforms of the social welfare system in China since 2002 have expanded coverage and protection of vulnerable populations, but structural problems remain for migrant workers to access and receive the full benefits of the social […]

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