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Interview with Barry Naughton

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Three years after China's leadership announced a new wave of market oriented reforms, Barry Naughton is disappointed with the outcome: according to the professor at the University of California in San Diego, China's economic problems got worse under Xi Jinping. In this MERICS podcast Naughton describes Xi as  fixated on political control, but not as an economic thinker.

Questions: Ruth Kirchner