Can the China Model Succeed?
Has China figured out a way to govern effectively without introducing democracy? Or is Chinese Communist Party rule bound to end in failure? On October 15, Asia Society brought together a panel of experts including Orville Schell, Timothy Garten Ash, Mark Danner, Taisu Zhang, Andrew Nathan, and Daniel A. Bell to discuss this topic, one that Bell covers at length in his new book The China Model: Meritocracy and the Limits of Democracy. (1 hr., 31 min.)