In 1992, during a period of economic sluggishness, the eighty-eight-year-old former Chinese Communist Party leader Deng Xiaoping embarked on a Southern Tour, the final large political act of his career. During Deng’s surprise visit to some of the key Special Economic Zones he had established in the early 1980s, he confirmed China’s commitment to economic liberalization and the implementation of radical free market methods.

Former Chinese Communist Party leader Deng Xiaoping’s Southern Tour occurred in the

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By |2014-12-16T16:54:40-05:00January 22nd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Business and Economy, Policy|Comments Off on Deng Xiaoping’s Southern Tour (Dèng Xiǎopíng Nánxún 邓小平南巡)|Dèng Xiǎopíng Nánxún 邓小平南巡 (Deng Xiaoping’s Southern Tour)

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