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Autocracy or populism?

11-15-2020 9:30 pm

China’s seemingly more efficient response to the pandemic refuels an older debate on the country’s economic success. The figures speak for themselves. According to the World Bank, 800 million people had been lifted out of poverty by 2018, making China the most important contributor to the global decline of poor population from 40 to 10 percent. There is just a small step from here to the glorification of the Chinese political system that some analysts proclaim too easily: the Chinese system is superior to the Western establishment and risks of becoming a model to follow. The thought process is based on the following “logical” argument. Given that: A. China is a communist / autocratic country B. China has seen tremendous economic success It follows that C. If economic success is what you are looking for, an autocratic system, such as the Chinese, must be in place. Obviously, this

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