This is a comparative study of the unemployment compensation schemes in China and in the U.S. The article emphasizes how the structure of unemployment scheme can add to or detract from the view of the unemployed as "worthy" or "unworthy."
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China, unemployment compensation, Comparative and Foreign Law, Labor and Employment Law
Williams, Lucy A. and Woo, Margaret Y. K., "The 'worthy' unemployed: societal stratification and unemployment insurance programs in China and the United States" (1995). School of Law Faculty Publications. 330.