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June 1, 2014 12:00 AM

David Brooks: The autocratic challenge

It’s hard to remember, but back in the early 1990s there was a debate about how nations should emerge from communism – the Russian way or the Chinese way. The Russians did political and economic reform together. The Chinese just did economic reform.

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