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February 2008 Dispatch - How Autonomous Are China's Trade Unions?

February 2008

We are pleased to bring you the fifth dispatch of the academic year in our series of Shorenstein APARC Dispatches.

January 2008 Dispatch - South Korea's New President: An Opportunity for Closer Ties with the United States

January 2008

We are pleased to bring you the first dispatch of the new year in our series of Shorenstein APARC Dispatches.

December 2007 Dispatch - International Organizations and East Asia

January 2008

We are pleased to bring you the third article of the academic year in our series of Shorenstein APARC Dispatches.

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The Foxy Art of Herding Dragons: How Sly Asian Leaders Pulled off Politically Difficult Economic Reforms

May 6, 2008

Major economic reforms are often politically difficult.  They may cause pain to voters and provoke unrest.  They may be opposed by politicians whose time horizons are shortened by electoral cycles....