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Why do Chinese people yearn for stable government jobs from “inferior” private and foreign companies?

Why do Chinese people yearn for stable government jobs from “inferior” private and foreign companies?

In recent years, Janet Peng's parents have had to adjust their career expectations, and those of their older sister, to the changing economic and s ...
China’s job shortage leads fresh graduates to shun the private sector for stable public service positions as “the government is too big to fail”

China’s job shortage leads fresh graduates to shun the private sector for stable public service positions as “the government is too big to fail”

This is the fifth in a series of stories about China's labor market that explores its history, the role of migrant workers, inequality, and the fut ...