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Whither China?: Restarting the Reform Agenda

Wu Jinglian and Ma Guochuan


How has China maintained high-speed economic growth during the last thirty-plus years and successfully transformed itself from a poor, backward, and developing country into the world’s second-largest economy? Is the economic growth sustainable given the lack of political and social reform? What challenges does China face today, and how will she deal with them to continue moving toward becoming a truly prosperous and modern society? Now standing at a crossroads, what is China’s future direction: free-market economy or state capitalism? Wu Jinglian, China’s most celebrated and influential econom ... More

Keywords: Book Chinese economy, economic reform, market economy, social transformation, reform challenges, future prospects, global economy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780190223151
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2016 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190223151.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Wu Jinglian, author
Senior Research Fellow, Development Research Center of the State Council of China, Professor of Economics, China Europe International Business School, Peking University, and at the Graduate School, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Ma Guochuan, author
Chief Commentator, Caijing (Economist Journal) Magazine

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