Episode 49: Is Xi Jinping's heavy hand just what China needs?


To many observers, Xi Jinping's leadership appears to be a throwback to the Mao Zedong era. But is it fair to compare Xi's methods with Mao's? Or is Xi's iron-fisted rule just what China needs? China researchers Professor Tim Cheek and Dr Delia Lin examine Xi Jin Ping's method and motives. Presented by Ali Moore. An Asia Institute Podcast.


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Professor Tim Cheek and Dr Delia Lin

Professor Tim Cheek and Dr Delia Lin