Economic and Environmental Effects of Rural-Urban Migrant Training

Xiaochun Li
2013 Prague Economic Papers  
In this paper, we conduct the simple comparative static analysis of the environmental and economic effects of the government and producer services sector's training of rural-urban migrants. We mainly focus our attention on environmental issues and reach the following conclusions: When the government lowers the interest rate of training loans, environmental conditions will worsen. However, when the producer services sector increases the unit cost of training rural labour, the opposite effect
more » ... opposite effect occurs, and environmental conditions will improve. In addition, we discuss the conditions under which a government reduction in the interest rate of training loans will lead to the reduction of pollution damage to agricultural production and a decrease in social utility.
doi:10.18267/j.pep.458 fatcat:xxnlngkjunhrdeotc47h4m6kzm