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The political logic of economic reform in China

Author: Susan L Shirk
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1993.
Series: California series on social choice and political economy, 24.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Shirk, Susan L.
Political logic of economic reform in China.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1993
(DLC) 92012030
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan L Shirk
ISBN: 9780520912212 0520912217 0585108234 9780585108230
OCLC Number: 44957445
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 399 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Formal Authority Relations Among Central Communist Party and Government Institutions in the People's Republic of China --
pt. 1. Introduction. 1. The Political Logic of Economic Reform. 2. The Prereform Chinese Economy and the Decision to Initiate Market Reforms --
pt. 2. Chinese Political Institutions. 3. Authority Relations: The Communist Party and the Government. 4. Leadership Incentives: Political Succession and Reciprocal Accountability. 5. Bargaining Arena: The Government Bureaucracy. 6. Who Is Enfranchised in the Policy-making Process? 7. Decision Rules: Delegation by Consensus. 8. Chinese Political Institutions and the Path of Economic Reforms --
pt. 3. Economic Reform Policy-Making. 9. Playing to the Provinces: Fiscal Decentralization and the Politics of Reform. 10. Creating Vested Interests in Reform: Industrial Reform Takeoff, 1978-81. 11. Leadership Succession and Policy Conflict: The Choice Between Profit Contracting and Substituting Tax-for-Profit, 1982-83. 12. Building Bureaucratic Consensus: Formulating the Tax-for-Profit Policy, 1983-84. 13. The Power of Particularism: Abortive Price Reform and the Revival of Profit Contracting, 1985-88 --
pt. 4. Conclusion. 14. The Political Lessons of Economic Reform in China.
Series Title: California series on social choice and political economy, 24.
Responsibility: Susan L. Shirk.
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