First published: Minyanville, 28/12/2010
In 2011 and beyond, China’s leaders will have to address two huge challenges. They must decide if and how to pursue an economic transformation, based on economic and political reforms that go beyond any unleashed over the previous 30 years. And they will have to judge how to balance the projection of power abroad with the exercise of constructive global leadership.
Almost everything China does nowadays impacts large regional neighbours, and countries further afield, including the US. Consider five major issues facing the Chinese Communist Party in the coming year….more