Nicholas R. Lardy’s <em>The State Strikes Back: The End of Economic Reform in China?</em>

Nicholas R. Lardy's The State Strikes Back: The End of Economic Reform in China?

by Kenneth Pomeranz, Yuen Yuen Ang, Loren Brandt, and Nicholas R. Lardy
October 30, 2019

In The State Strikes Back: The End of Economic Reform in China? Nicholas Lardy makes a case for China’s future growth prospects if China can avoid resurgent state dominance in its economy. In their review essays, Kenneth Pomeranz, Yuen Yuen Ang, and Loren Brandt evaluate this argument and possible complications, with a response essay from author Nicholas Lardy.

DOWNLOAD THE ROUNDTABLE (FREE)

China’s Future Isn’t What It Used to Be—But Maybe That’s How China’s Leaders Want It

Kenneth Pomeranz

Three Factors Confounding China’s Trajectory: Corruption, Speculative Investment, and the Climate Crisis

Yuen Yuen Ang

China’s Productivity Problem

Loren Brandt

Author’s Response: Assessing China’s Potential Growth

Nicholas R. Lardy


About Asia Policy

Asia Policy is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal presenting policy-relevant academic research on the Asia-Pacific that draws clear and concise conclusions useful to today’s policymakers. Asia Policy is published quarterly in January, April, July, and October. Learn more