China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities

China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities

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by C. Fred Bergsten, Charles Freeman
     
 

"China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities is the latest book from a multi-year project launched by two of the world's preeminent public policy research institutions, the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Center for Strategic and International Studies. It examines the critical facts and dynamics underpinning China's rise and suggests policy… See more details below

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"China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities is the latest book from a multi-year project launched by two of the world's preeminent public policy research institutions, the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Center for Strategic and International Studies. It examines the critical facts and dynamics underpinning China's rise and suggests policy responses that will maximize the opportunities for China's constructive integration into the international community." This new book seeks to take the analysis several important steps further, connecting China's development directly to US and global interests and offering a series of possible policy responses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881324174
Publisher:
Peterson Institute for International Economics
Publication date:
09/15/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Chronology of Main Events

Introduction 1

1 China's Challenge to the Global Economic Order 9

2 China Debates Its Future 33

3 Democracy with Chinese Characteristics? Political Reform and the Future of the Chinese Communist Party 57

4 Center-local Relations: Hu's in Charge Here? 75

5 Corruption in China: Crisis or Constant? 91

6 Sustaining Economic Growth in China 105

7 Energy Implications of China's Growth 137

8 Why Does the United States Care about Taiwan? 169

9 China's Military Modernization 191

10 China and the World 209

11 Conclusion 235

Bibliography 241

About the Authors 245

About the Organizations 249

Acknowledgments 253

Advisory Committee 255

Index 259

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