How the Chinese Government Profits From the One-Child Policy

When debating China’s one-child policy, China’s domestic media and observers overseas mostly focus on its impact on the population structure or incidences of inhumanity involved in the implementation of the policy (such as forced abortion). Almost unmentioned is the fact that the government is profiting fiscally from the policy by collecting so-called “social support fees.”

via How the Chinese Government Profits From the One-Child Policy – Yueran Zhang – The Atlantic.