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The Political Logic of Economic Reform in China

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In the past decade, China was able to carry out economic reform without political reform, while the Soviet Union attempted the opposite strategy. How did China succeed at economic market reform without changing communist rule? Susan Shirk shows that Chinese communist political institutions are more flexible and less centralized than their Soviet counterparts were.

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Paperback, 412 pages
Published July 15th 1993 by University of California Press (first published April 30th 1993)
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