June 20, 2020
China and COVID-19: A Central-Local ‘Chess Game’
By Philipp Renninger
Attributing pandemic containment to “Beijing” is both wrong and right – and thus sheds light on China’s central-local governance.
January 24, 2019
Stability and 'Struggle': China's High-Level Meeting on National Risk Control
By Charlotte Gao
The Chinese president urged hundreds of officials to ensure China's political security amid rising risks.
November 17, 2018
US-China Cooperation: The Shadow of Legitimacy
By Lily McElwee
Washington’s refusal to accept the Chinese one-party state’s legitimacy represents a fundamental roadblock for future cooperation.
August 17, 2018
China’s ‘New Type of Party System’: A ‘Multiparty’ System for Foreign Consumption?
By Julia Bowie and Nathanael Callan
The CCP rebrands China’s political party system for external propaganda.
July 04, 2017
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
By Xiaochen Su
China wouldn't have to make major structural changes to practice indirect democracy.