"The Chinese path has never been a realistic, let alone a desirable option for Russia"
Postdoctoral researcher Dr. Tobias Rupprecht has written a commentary for the blog "Russland verstehen" (Understanding Russia), in which he analyses Gorbachev's economic policies and opposes the view voiced by today's Russian leadership that the Soviet Union should have followed the Chinese model of state-controlled markets instead of liberalising. "Russland verstehen" is a project by the federally funded think tank "Zentrum Liberale Moderne". Read the article here. It is only available in German.
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