Tian, Guoqiang (2000): China's Reforms: Past, Present, and Future. Published in: American Review of China Studies , Vol. 1, (2000): pp. 1-8.
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The transition of countries with centrally planned economies to a market orientation, which affects about one-third of the world's population, has been an unavoidable reality in recent years. The world and U.S. have a large scale stake in the former Eastern Bloc countries and China whether they will continue to politically stable and their economy stays prosperous or not. This is why the reforms undertake in these countries have attracted the attentions of many scholars. In this note, I will mainly focus on China’s reform and institutional transition. This paper first views and evaluates the achievements of China’s liberation and marketization reforms and institutional transition. Then it gives a rationale for China’s partial and gradual reforms. Difficulties and problems to be solved in China’s transition are also discussed.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||China's Reforms: Past, Present, and Future|
|Subjects:||P - Economic Systems > P2 - Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies > P21 - Planning, Coordination, and Reform|
|Depositing User:||Guoqiang Tian|
|Date Deposited:||12. Sep 2012 13:00|
|Last Modified:||19. Feb 2013 12:42|
Table A.2 indicators of economic growth, From Plan to Market, World Development Report 1996, Word Bank, p.173.
Table A.3 Inflation, From Plan to Market, World Development Report 1996, World Bank, p.174.