A tale of two political systems -- It's a standard assumption in the West: As a society progresses, it eventually becomes a capitalist, multi-party democracy. Right? Eric X. Li, a Chinese investor and political scientist, begs to differ. In this provocative, boundary-pushing talk, he asks his audience to consider that there's more than one way to run a successful modern nation. More on TED.com...
Why I posted -- Gives a lot more perspective into how the Chinese system of government works. Compelling points about merit.
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