Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/132499
Title: Lessons from China's economic reform
Authors: Chen, K. 
Jefferson, G.H.
Singh, I.
Issue Date: Jun-1992
Source: Chen, K., Jefferson, G.H., Singh, I. (1992-06). Lessons from China's economic reform. Journal of Comparative Economics 16 (2) : 201-225. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: This paper identifies six key lessons from China's reform experience. These are: (a) importance of a leading sector, an important element of the sequencing problem; (b) the efficacy of gradual and partial reform, relating to the speed and comprehensiveness of reform; (c) importance of proximate, kindred economies as reform models and sources of resource transfer; (d) importance of the distinction between centrally managed reform and bottom-up reform; (e) the tendency for flawed institutions and bad policy to obstruct reform; and (f) the need for checks and balances on economic power. The paper draws general conclusions regarding strategies of transition viewed from a comparative perspective with Eastern Europe and the former Soviet republics. © 1992.
Source Title: Journal of Comparative Economics
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/132499
ISSN: 01475967
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