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Li B, 2019, 'Housing Policies and China’s Economic Development Agenda', in Zheng Y; Sarah Y T (ed.), China's Economic Modernisation and Structural Changes:: Essays in Honour of John Wong, World Scientific, Singapore, pp. 257 - 294,

Zhong X; Li B, 2019, 'New intergenerational contracts in the making?– The experience of urban China', in Saunders P; He AJ (ed.), Social Protection in East Asian Chinese Societies Challenges, Responses and Impacts, Routledge, Abington, OXON, UK,

Li B; Fang L; Wang J; Hu B, 2019, 'Social Organisations and Old Age Services in Urban Communities in China: Stabilising Networks?', in Jing T; Kuhnle S; Pan Y; Chen S (ed.), Aging Welfare and Social Policy: China and the Nordic Countries in Comparative Perspective, Springer Nature, Switzerland, pp. 169 - 169,

Fisher K; Yu H; Li B; Goggin G, 2018, 'Disability employment in China: Empowerment through digital solutions', in Stepan M; Duckett J (ed.), Serve the People - Innovation and IT in China‘s social development agenda, MERICS Mercator Institute for China Studies, Berlin, pp. 61 - 71,

Li B, 2018, 'Welfare state changes in China since 1949', in Greve B (ed.), Routledge Handbook of the Welfare State, Routledge, Oxford and New York, pp. 208 - 223,

Li B, 2017, 'Housing welfare policies in urban China', in Handbook of Welfare in China, Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 123 - 143,

Li B, 2017, 'Making housing affordable in an urbanising China', in Zheng Y; Zhao L; Tong S (ed.), China’s Great Urbanization, Routledge, pp. 57 - 77,

Li B, 2017, 'Universalization of Social Security Systems: The Case of China', in Aspalter C; Pribadi KT (ed.), Development and Social Policy: The Win-Win Strategies of Developmental Social Policy, Routledge,

Hu B; Luo J; Chen C; Li B, 2016, 'Evaluating Low-Carbon City Development in China: Study of five national pilot cities', in Garnaut R; Song L (ed.), China's New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 1, ANU-Press, ANU, pp. 315 - 336,

Li B, 2016, 'Housing welfare and benefits in China', in Carrillo B; Hood J; Kadetz P (ed.), The Handbook of Welfare in China, Edward Elgar,

Li B; Zhang Y, 2015, 'Area-based competition and awards as a motivation tool for public service provision: The experience of Xining, China', in Is Decentralization Good for Development?, Oxford University Press

Gong S; Li B, 2014, 'China's Inequality: Status, Causes and Suggestions (中国的不平等问题:现状、原因及建议)', in Wang C; Li Z; Fang L (ed.), Social Policy Review (社会政策评论), Social Sciences Documentation Press (社会科学文献出版社), pp. 107 - 122,

Li B, 2013, 'Future trajectories for China', in Social Protection, Economic Growth and Social Change: Goals, Issues and Trajectories in China, India, Brazil and South Africa, pp. 59 - 74,

Li B, 2013, 'How successful are China’s public housing schemes?', in China's Social Development and Policy: Into the Next Stage?, pp. 115 - 140,

Li B, 2013, 'How successful are China's public housing schemes?', in Zhao L (ed.), China's Social Development and Policy: Into the Next Stage?, Routledge, Oxford, UK, pp. 115 - 140,

Li B, 2013, 'Welfare state changes in China since 1949', in The Routledge Handbook of the Welfare State, edn. 1, Routledge, Oxford, pp. 222 - 232,'Welfare+state+changes+in+China+since+1949'&source=bl&ots=JyhAdyktBt&sig=fRFcTO0mrLGuS55Ff-9RhIudUwo&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjayrD

Li B, 2012, 'Social Welfare and Protection for Economic Growth and Social Stability—China’s Experience in A Changing China', in Emerging Governance, Economic and Social Trends, edn. 1, Civil Service College, Singapore, pp. 39 - 58,

Li B, 2011, 'Life considerations and the housing of rural to urban migrants: the case of Taiyuan', in Carrillo B; Duckett J (ed.), China’s changing welfare mix, Routledge, Oxford, pp. 151 - 170,

Fisher KR; Shang X; Xie J, 2011, 'Support for social participation of children and young people with disability in China', in Carrillo B; Duckett J (ed.), China's Changing Welfare Mix, Local Perspectives, Routledge, London and New York, pp. 193 - 210,

Li B, 2010, 'Inclusion of rural to urban migrants --is Hukou the solution?', in HOW TO ENHANCE INCLUSIVENESS FOR INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS IN OUR CITIES: VARIOUS STAKEHOLDERS VIEWS, UNESCO, France, pp. 127 - 135

Li B, 2010, 'State funded re-employment training, long term unemployment and informal employment in Tianjin, China', in Marginalization in Urban China: Multiple Perspectives, edn. International Political Economy Series, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, pp. 278 - 300

Duda M; Li B; Peng H, 2008, 'Household Strategies and Migrant Housing Quality in Tianjin', in Nielsen I; Smyth R (ed.), Migration and Social Protection in China, edn. Series on Contemporary China, World Scientific, pp. 184 - 204,

Li B, 2008, 'Why do migrant workers not participate in urban social security schemes? The case of the construction and service sectors in Tianjin', in Nielsen I; Smyth R (ed.), Migration and Social Protection in China, edn. Series on Contemporary China, WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBL CO PTE LTD, pp. 92 - 117,

Kumar S; Li B, 2007, 'Urban labor market changes and social protection for urban informal workers: Challenges for China and India', in China's Emerging Cities: The Making of New Urbanism, pp. 109 - 125,

Li B, 2007, 'Pension reform in China: who are left out?', in New Perspectives on China and Aging

Li B, 2005, 'Urban housing privatisation: Redefining the responsibilities of the state, employers and individuals', in Green S; Liu GS (ed.), Exit the Dragon? Privatization and State Control in China, Wiley-Blackwell, United Kingdom, pp. 145 - 168,

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