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Party’s over for ‘disorderly capital’ in China — Marxism is back

Intellectual shift has become more evident as policy gets tough on private sector and ‘political economy’ studies burgeon

07 June 2022 - 19:46 By Tom Hancock

Cheers greeted Chinese President Xi Jinping as he toured Beijing’s Renmin University of China in April, telling students and teachers: “We must continue to promote the modernisation of Marxism.” Social science research, he said, should have “Chinese characteristics” and contribute to “China’s independent knowledge system”...

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