China's rise : challenges and opportunities / C. Fred Bergsten ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Democratization--China
China--Economic conditions--2000-
China--Foreign economic relations
China--Politics and government--2002-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, DC : Peterson Institute for International Economics : Center for Strategic and International Studies, 2008
LC Classification: H, HC
Physical Description: xix, 269 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Chronology of Main Events
Introduction 1
1. China's Challenge to the Global Economic Order 9
2. China Debates Its Future 33
3. Democracy with Chinese Characteristics? Political Reform and the Future of the Chinese Communist Party 57
4. Center-local Relations: Hu's in Charge Here? 75
5. Corruption in China: Crisis or Constant? 91
6. Sustaining Economic Growth in China 105
7. Energy Implications of China's Growth 137
8. Why Does the United States Care about Taiwan? 169
9. China's Military Modernization 191
10. China and the World 209
11. Conclusion 235
Bibliography 241
About the Authors 245
About the Organizations 249
Acknowledgments 253
Advisory Committee 255
Index 259
Additional Authors: Bergsten, C. Fred, 1941-
Peterson Institute for International Economics
Center for Strategic and International Studies (Washington, D.C.)
Notes: LCCN: 2008028925
ISBN: 9780881324174 (hc : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0881324175 (hc : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-243) and index
Contents: Chronology of main events -- Introduction -- 1. China's challenge to the global economic order -- 2. China debates its future -- 3. Democracy with Chinese characteristics? : political reform and the future of the Chinese Communist Party -- 4. Center-local relations : Hu's in charge here? -- 5. Corruption in China : crisis or constant? -- 6. Sustaining economic growth in China -- 7. Energy implications of China's growth -- 8. Why does the United States care about Taiwan? -- 9. China's military modernization -- 10. China and the world -- 11. Conclusion
OCLC Number: 229309081
ISBN/ISSN: 9780881324174
0881324175