Market vs State
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Market vs State
This is reading for ECON322's topic 4: The Market vs State in development and also the topic of our big debate
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RPP: Guest post

RPP is our code for the weekly blog post, op-ed by the School's celebrity economist / pundit / opinionista, but he will probably only start writing in August, so in the meantime we are filling in w...
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Zuma calls for mixed economy for development plan

Zuma calls for mixed economy for development plan | Market vs State | Scoop.it
The monopoly domination of the economy is an obstacle to the goals of economic transformation, growth and development, President Jacob Zuma has said.
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And the winner is…

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THE RISE OF state capitalism constitutes one of the biggest changes in the world economy in recent years. Twenty years ago state firms were nothing more than parts...
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Theme and variations

Theme and variations | Market vs State | Scoop.it
IT IS EASY for a casual visitor to China to be fooled into thinking that he is in a normal capitalist country. The big cities are dotted with Starbucks and Kinkos....
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The visible hand

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BEATRICE WEBB grew up as a fervent believer in free markets and limited government. Her father was a self-made railway tycoon and her mother an ardent free-trader....
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State of the Nation: Zuma adopts Chinese model

State of the Nation: Zuma adopts Chinese model | Market vs State | Scoop.it
President Jacob Zuma is looking East for inspiration, as the ANC pushes for resource nationalism rather than a crude form of nationalisation.
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Is State Capitalism Winning? by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson - Project Syndicate

Is State Capitalism Winning? by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson - Project Syndicate | Market vs State | Scoop.it
Avatars of liberal capitalism like the US and the UK continued to perform anemically in 2012, while many countries that rely on state capitalism have not only grown rapidly and steadily over the last several decades, but have also weathered recent...
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Mixed bag

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THE HIGH-SPEED train journey from Beijing to Shanghai is a revelation to a visitor used to Britain's dilapidated railway system. Young women in neat red uniforms...
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New masters of the universe

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THE HEADQUARTERS OF China Central Television, designed by Rem Koolhaas and Ole Scheeren, looks like a monstrous space invader striding across Beijing. The...
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