Tag Archives: 腐败

2008: 100 Million Peasant Debit Cards: The Golden Grain Benevolence Card

  One hundred million Chinese peasants will receive the Golden Grain Benevolence Peasant Card 金穗惠农卡 by 2010 so that they can receive directly receive subsidies from the Chinese central government. There is always lots of leakage in government subsidies to … Continue reading

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2009: PRC Magazine Survey Lists Ten Top Chinese Concerns for the Coming Decade

  A People’s Forum magazine survey of academics, cadres and people online: what are the most serious problems China will face over the next decade? The survey allowed multiple responses to questions. I added a few comments in brackets. 调查显示腐败问题突破民众承受底线 The … Continue reading

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Another Report on Corruption in Chinese Science and Education

The Nature Index article on Chinese science (via Scientific American seems all too familiar!   I’ve put summaries of a number of articles over the years on this topic to add some perspective.  With all the brilliant people in China getting a … Continue reading

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PRC Politburo First Ever Property Disclosure

https://www.bannedbook.org/bnews/comments/20170203/653143.html An intriguing article on the  China Banned Book website about the Chinese Communist Party’s Chinese New Year’s Party’s seating arrangement ‘kremlinology’. Further down is even more interesting news. Quoting the February issue of the Hong Kong monthly publication Chaoxun. … Continue reading

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1998 PRC Environment Book “Deep Concerns” by Zheng Yisheng and Qian Yihong Translation Summary

The 1998 book by Zheng Yisheng and Qian Yihong, economists at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, made a deep impression on me twenty years ago when I worked in the Environment, Science and Technology section of U.S. Embassy Beijing. … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Cultural Revolution: A Ten Thousand Character Petition

Following is a full English translation of Zhou Ruijin’s article “Reflections on the Cultural Revolution: A Ten Thousand Character Petition” mentioned in the previous article which also contains the full original Chinese text:  China Constitutionalist Article “Reflections on the Cultural … Continue reading

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Yuan Ying Part Two: Family Members of Three Chengdu Real Estate Developers Jailed for Home Demolition Try to Force Yuang Ying to Sign a Letter of Understanding

Family Members of Three Chengdu Real Estate Developers Jailed for Home Demolition Try to Force Yuang Ying to Sign a Letter of Understanding [Date October 12, 2015| by Volunteer Huang Qi Source: 64Tianwang]  http://64tianwang.com/bencandy.php?fid-16-id-21588-page-1.htm Now, the families of the jailed … Continue reading

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Core Readings for Chinese Communist Party Discipline Inspectors August 2015

Here are some core readings for the Chinese Communist Party Central Commission for Discipline and Inspection dated mid-August and now released on the Party central corruption-fighting website at  http://www.ccdi.gov.cn/xsjw/series11/201509/t20150920_62118.html . Interesting fodder for meditating on how the Party is struggling … Continue reading

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Prof. Zheng Yongnian: What Does China’s Anti-Corruption Campaign Tell Us?

Another analysis of the corruption problem among Party and government officials in China from Prof.  Zheng Yongnian’s blog.  The continuing corruption crackdown is part of the ongoing efforts at  centralized reform ( 集中式改革) to do something about it.  Zheng was … Continue reading

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Prof. Zheng Yongnian Fighting Corruption and China’s Second Political Revolution

Interesting article on China’s current anti-corruption campaign and what it all means by Zheng Yongnian. Zheng was born in Zhejiang, graduated from Beijing University, got a PhD in political science from Princeton and now teaches at Singapore National University. Wiki … Continue reading

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