Presents new insights into recent changes in China's legal framework in areas crucial to the modernisation process. Topics include law reform to accommodate foreign interests and convert China to a market economy, the judicial system and its treatment of human rights issues, the introduction of non-tariff barriers for foreign companies, and the current privatisation process.

chapter |30 pages

Central and Local Law-Making

Studying China's Experience
ByYuwen Li, Jan-Michiel Otto

chapter |18 pages

Administrative Law-Making in the People's Republic of China

ByJean-Pierre Cabestan

chapter |46 pages

A Criminal Justice System for a New Millennium?

ByJianfu Chen

chapter |14 pages

Law as Instrument

The Process of Direct Investment Authorization in China
ByJan Holthuis