Recipes for Economic Development in the Reform Era
This volume, written by contributors from a number of different specialisms, suggests that different combinations of factors have contributed to the relative successes and failures in these cities. Endowment factors, preferential policies, and history have all proved to be important. Most...
Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge
The continuation of China’s successful rise depends considerably on the capacity of the Chinese government to prevent and manage a wide range of potential and actual crises, which could, if mishandled, have serious adverse consequences for China. These potential crises are both domestic - where the...
Published October 18th 2011 by Routledge
Traditions and Changes in the Sub-National Hierarchy
Series: China Policy Series
The remarkable changes in China over the past three decades are mostly considered at the national level, whereas local government – which has played and continues to play a key role in these developments – is often overlooked. The themes of China’s local administrative hierarchy, and its historical...
Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge
Provincial Strategies of Economic Reform in Post-Mao China: Leadership, Politics, and Implementation
Leadership, Politics, and Implementation
Focusing on the role of provincial leadership in the initiation and implementation of economic reform, this text studies economic decentralization in eight Chinese provinces. In each area, resource allocation and acquisition of foreign capital and investment are investigated....
Published March 31st 1998 by Routledge