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The 18th Party Congress in China (WP1196)

We discuss the purpose of the party congress and talk about what takes place over the course of the meeting. We ask if reforms will be national or local and then discuss where things will be in five years time and what will happen in the long term.

Contributors are:

Jonathan Fenby, China Director, Trusted Sources, London

Christine Wong, Professor of Chinese Public Finance; Director of Chinese Studies, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, University of Oxford, University of Oxford China Centre, Oxford

Sun Jianghang, Research Fellow, Institute for International Strategic Studies

Communist Central Party School (CCPS), Beijing

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