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Opinion: Politics plays a more critical role than per-capita GDP in the reform of state-owned enterprises, and China has a long way to go

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SOE privatization in both South Korea and Taiwan was very much part and parcel of their political transitions toward democracy," writes Andrew Batson. "And such a transition does not seem to be at all imminent in China."
8 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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