China and the history of its Special Economic Zones

At the cusp of the 1980s, China started a series of reforms that would result in it becoming the fastest growing economy in the world, growing around 10% between 1978-2018, which helped to pull out over 700 million people from poverty. In November 1978, in the Xiaogang village, Anhui province, the “household contract responsibility system,”… Continue reading China and the history of its Special Economic Zones