Market manifesto: Xi Jinping's call to action

China's 'new magnificent revolution' will usher in a larger private sector and sweeping financial reforms. It will strengthen the economy, while cementing the state's hold on power.

One hundred and sixty five years after Karl Marx predicted the end of capitalism with his polemic The Communist Manifesto, Xi Jinping, as head of the world’s biggest political party and one of the few remaining communist countries, has just restored the market to the centre of the economy.

The oblique and internally contradictory Third Plenum communiqué was followed a few days later by a much more detailed and coherent formal Decision and guide to action.


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