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Chen Cheng, Chiang Kai-shek’s “right-hand man,” at a tree planting ceremony in Yilan County, 1954. By instituting universal primary education and expanding opportunities for secondary and college education, Chen promoted strong investment in “human capital.”

Chen Cheng was Chinese Nationalist Party leader Chiang Kai-shek’s right-hand man during the early years of the Republic of China (1912–1949) and later, under Chiang, was premier of the Guomindang (Kuomintang) government-in-exile in Taiwan.

Chen Cheng

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