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Khrushchev’s Fate and China’s Future 
November 24, 2016
Khrushchev’s Fate and China’s Future 
What Xi Jinping can learn from Khrushchev's struggles with reform in the Soviet Union.
Khrushchev’s Fate and China’s Future 
The Death of a Liberal Chinese Magazine
July 19, 2016
The Death of a Liberal Chinese Magazine
A hostile takeover by a state institution forces the closure of the reform-minded Yanhuang Chunqiu.
The Death of a Liberal Chinese Magazine
The Specter of the Cultural Revolution
May 27, 2016
The Specter of the Cultural Revolution
Without political reform, the ghosts of a tragic episode will continue to haunt China.
The Specter of the Cultural Revolution
3 Directives From China's President That Aren't Being Followed
August 21, 2015
3 Directives From China's President That Aren't Being Followed
What China needs to do to continue to push through with reforms.
3 Directives From China's President That Aren't Being Followed
World Bank Hype Over China’s Financial Sector
July 10, 2015
World Bank Hype Over China’s Financial Sector
It is true that China’s financial sector needs an overhaul, but it is not in the jeopardy that some have implied.
World Bank Hype Over China’s Financial Sector
The Anti-Corruption Drive and Risk of Policy Paralysis in China
April 25, 2015
The Anti-Corruption Drive and Risk of Policy Paralysis in China
Could the anti-corruption drive be encouraging government inaction?
The Anti-Corruption Drive and Risk of Policy Paralysis in China
Who Opposes China's Reforms?
April 11, 2015
Who Opposes China's Reforms?
Certain groups are alienated by Beijing's reforms -- even groups that should logically be supportive of the effort.
Who Opposes China's Reforms?
Lee Kuan Yew: The Father of Modern China?
March 24, 2015
Lee Kuan Yew: The Father of Modern China?
Lee Kuan Yew's influence helped shape the China we know today.
Lee Kuan Yew: The Father of Modern China?
Fixing China's Intelligence System
March 11, 2015
Fixing China's Intelligence System
China needs to officially admit the existence of its intelligence agencies so it can begin to supervise them.
Fixing China's Intelligence System
Just How Powerful Is Xi Jinping?
March 09, 2015
Just How Powerful Is Xi Jinping?
China's leader has all the levers of power, but can he provide results commensurate with his status?
Just How Powerful Is Xi Jinping?
Xi's Blueprint for the Achieving the 'China Dream'
February 26, 2015
Xi's Blueprint for the Achieving the 'China Dream'
Xi's "four comprehensives" are designed to lead China as it enters the next stage of development.
Xi's Blueprint for the Achieving the 'China Dream'
Why Read Xi Jinping’s Book?
January 31, 2015
Why Read Xi Jinping’s Book?
Whether you agree with Xi or not, reading his book is the best way to understand what’s next for China.
Why Read Xi Jinping’s Book?
How the Chinese People Can Make (or Break) Xi’s Reforms
November 11, 2014
How the Chinese People Can Make (or Break) Xi’s Reforms
Without public participation and engagement, China's reform efforts are doomed to fail.
How the Chinese People Can Make (or Break) Xi’s Reforms
US-China Relations: Attitude and Attitudes
November 08, 2014
US-China Relations: Attitude and Attitudes
Obama’s second trip to China is a good opportunity to set a new course in bilateral relations.
US-China Relations: Attitude and Attitudes
Taking the Leap on China’s Pollution Problem
October 27, 2014
Taking the Leap on China’s Pollution Problem
China’s environmental problems will require some rapid action.
Taking the Leap on China’s Pollution Problem
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