Content from the Brookings-Tsinghua Public Policy Center is now archived. Since October 1, 2020, Brookings has maintained a limited partnership with Tsinghua University School of Public Policy and Management that is intended to facilitate jointly organized dialogues, meetings, and/or events.
The year of 2012 is a special one for both the United States and China. In the United States, presidential election dominates headlines; in China, leadership succession generates much scrutiny and attention. Kenneth Lieberthal talks to China’s Caijing magazine about the 2012 political landscapes in both countries.