The Chinese Path of Economic Reform and Its Implications

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Article - Merrimack Access Only

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Asian Affairs: An American Review

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Analyzes recent events in China and focuses on the transition to a market-oriented economic system and political liberalization. Major features of the Chinese model, the limitations of the Chinese approach and the implications of Chinese reforms for other developing countries; Incremental economic reform with delayed political liberalization; Weaknesses of the Chinese model.