Journal of
Public Administration and Policy Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Adm. Policy Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2480
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPAPR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 147

Full Length Research Paper

China’s path of rural poverty alleviation through health care financing: The case of Taijiang County-Guizhou Province

Gebremichael Kibreab Habtom
  • Gebremichael Kibreab Habtom
  • Department of Business Management and Public Administration, College of Business and Social Sciences, Adi Keihss, Eritrea.
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Berhane Keleta
  • Berhane Keleta
  • Department of Geography College of Business and Social Sciences, Guizhou University of Finance and Economics, China.
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Ying-juan Liu
  • Ying-juan Liu
  • Department of Educational Administration, College of Public Management of GUFE, Guizhou University of Finance and Economics, China.
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  •  Received: 16 March 2019
  •  Accepted: 11 July 2019
  •  Published: 31 October 2019

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