Introduction China and the global shift The rise and fall of the Washington concensus The China effect The competitive edge: "State-directed capitalism" The myth of inevitability The problem in Washington Conclusion.
Halper argues that China's internal dynamics dictate the country's rapid expansion. With massive fissures in Chinese society between the haves and the have-nots, the Chinese Communist Party has to sustain double-digit economic growth to keep its citizens content.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-278) and index.
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