Keeping Reform Oriented Toward a Socialist Market Economy

  • Xinli ZhengEmail author


The Decision of the CPC Central Committee on Certain Major Issues concerning Comprehensively Deepening Reform (hereinafter “the Decision”) adopted at the 18th CPC Central Committee’s Third Plenary Session, states, “We will uphold the direction of reform toward the socialist market economy, take the promotion of social fairness, justice and improvement of livelihoods as the starting point and ultimate goal, further free our minds, continue to release and develop the productive forces, unlock and enhance the vitality of the society, remove deficiencies in various systems and mechanisms, and strive to open up broader prospects for socialism with Chinese characteristics.” This statement sums up both the direction and the requirements for comprehensively deepening reform and constitutes the guiding thinking to be followed during reform. To keep reform oriented toward a socialist market economy, we should focus on and stick to the following guidelines.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.China Center for International Economic ExchangesBeijingChina

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