Made in China Yearbook

The Made in China Yearbook series offers original articles in which scholars and activists analyse the latest trends in Chinese labour and civil society. With their unique blend of in-depth scholarly work written in a direct, accessible style, these books allow readers to situate current events and policies in a wider context, and therefore serve as an indispensable reference for international activists, practitioners, and policy-makers.

Please note: The following list of titles is sorted by publication date, with the most recent first.

Gilded Age »

Edited by: Ivan Franceschini, Nicholas Loubere
Publication date: April 2018

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 was the year of the ‘fire rooster’, an animal often associated with the mythical fenghuang, a magnificently beautiful bird whose appearance is believed to mark the beginning of a new era of peaceful f


Disturbances in Heaven »

Edited by: Ivan Franceschini, Kevin Lin, Nicholas Loubere
Publication date: February 2017

Labour and civil society are two fundamental components of international discussions concerning China today.