Xi's Reform Agenda: Promises and Risks
March 6, 2014,
For foreign stakeholders, China’s socioeconomic status has long been a paradox of hope and fear. Although China's President Xi Jinping has made significant changes, particularly in the realm of anti-corruption, many risks remain as China’s leadership pursues an economic reform plan that will further challenge entrenched interests. Cheng Li explains the interplay of hope and fear in Chinese society and Xi Jinping's potential contribution to ending that paradox.