One Child Policy

Have China’s “missing girls” been found?
Marcus Roberts | Dec 6 2016 | comment  
Are reports of a sex ratio imbalance exaggerated?

How China is rolling out the red carpet for couples who have more than one child
Stuart Gietel-Basten | Apr 13 2016 | comment  
But will it work?

China’s illegal children
Marcus Roberts | Nov 2 2015 | comment  
More victims of China's terrible family planning policies

The one child policy is dead!
Marcus Roberts | Oct 30 2015 | comment  
May the two child policy be short-lived.

China may soon move to ‘two child policy’
Shannon Roberts | Jul 27 2015 | comment  
But will the change come too late?

Great news!
Marcus Roberts | May 22 2015 | comment  
Mercy for at least one couple and their baby under the one child policy

China continues to devour its own children
Marcus Roberts | May 21 2015 | comment  
Relaxation of the one child policy only goes so far.

Shengnu women and boyfriends for rent
Marcus Roberts | Feb 26 2015 | comment  
A baleful mix of societal pressure, gender imbalance, and the one child policy.

Mo Yan, Frogs, and the one child policy
Marcus Roberts | Feb 19 2015 | comment  
The Nobel Prize winning author's novel on the barbaric one child policy.

Chinese advice on how to control population growth
Marcus Roberts | Sep 26 2014 | comment  
We can assume it won't be good for either mothers or babies.

Human Trafficking to China
Marcus Roberts | Jul 13 2014 | comment  
Women lose out when there is a surfeit of men.

Millions of “Leftover Women” in China
Marcus Roberts | May 13 2014 | comment  
Is it any surprise that Chinese women suffer social inequality with the one-child policy in place?

The One Child Policy Revisited
Marcus Roberts | Feb 9 2014 | comment  
Is the one child policy simply the worst policy ever conceived in the history of the world?

One child changes: No effect?
Marcus Roberts | Dec 19 2013 | comment  
What demographic effect will changes to the one child policy have?

The social cost of no siblings
Shannon Roberts | Dec 4 2013 | comment  
Researchers are coming to realise the wide-ranging effects of a generation without siblings.

Caring for your parents: a legal obligation in China
Marcus Roberts | Oct 22 2013 | comment  
An old woman in China sues her children for neglecting her.

China has a surplus of men AND ‘leftover women’!?
Marcus Roberts | Aug 14 2013 | comment  
There are hundreds of thousands of 'shengnu' in China: women who cannot find husbands.

One Child Policy Won’t Keep China Fed
Marcus Roberts | Apr 19 2013 | comment  
According to researchers at Stanford University, the one-child policy does not ensure Chinese food security.
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