Understanding Xi JinPing's Grand Reform Strategy
In the recent Third Plenum of the 18th CCP Party Congress, Xi proposed a 60-points comprehensive reform plan. It is subject to competing interpretations within China and abroad.The lecture will propose an interpretation based on the examination of the latest reforms in three areas: state-owned enterprises, rural land trust, and party-state relationship.
Date: April 10, 2014 (Thursday)
Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: China House, 8 Washington Mews
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About Cui Zhiyuan:
Zhiyuan Cui is Professor at the School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, Beijing. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from University of Chicago in 1995. His selective writings include: The Dilemma of Invisible Hand Paradigm (Chinese version, 1999, Economic Science Publisher, Beijing); The Second Thought Liberalization Movement and Institutional Innovation (Oxford University Press, Hong Kong, 1997), Whither China? (Seoul, 2003), and A Petty Bourgeois Socialism Manifesto (Seoul,2014). He is co-author (with Adam Przeworski et al) of Sustainable Democracy (Cambridge University Press, 1995) and the editor of Robert Unger's Politics (Verso, 1997). With Huang Ping, he co-edited China and Globalization: Washington Consensus, Beijing Consensus or What? (Beijing, 2005). He took a leave of absence from Tsinghua University from 2010 to 2011 to work as Assistant Director of State Asset Management Committee of Chongqing Government.