Will the new Chinese politburo be reactionary or reformist?
After the U.S. elections, the world’s eyes are now on China. Over the next week we’ll get an idea of who will lead the country forward in the next 10 years as the new line up of the politburo standing committee is revealed. So what direction will the country take—reactionary or reformist? WRS’s Pete Forsters asks to Gérald Béroud, a consultant to business and government on Chinese cultural and political affairs, about the significance of this 18th communist party congress: