Legal Aspects of China’s Economic Transition

Legal Aspects of China’s Economic Transition, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ruoying Chen, Peking University Law School (1 April 2015) Assoc.  Prof.  Chen  gave  a  speech  on  the “Legal  Aspects  of  China’s  Economic Transition”  on  April  1st  2015.  Prof.  Chen  first  gave  an  elaborate  and  insightful account of China’s economic transition the past three decades. She drew attention to peculiarities  of  Chinese  market  and  China’s  political and legal framework.  She  then explained and analysed the unique legal solutions Chinese authorities established in order  to  create  incentives  for  foreign  actors  to  invest  in  China  and  to  ultimately achieve  economic  growth  and  development  in  China.  Students  and scholars  from various  faculties  attended  the  talk.  After  Prof.  Chen’s  talk,  a  rich  discussion  was triggered through questions asked by the audience.