The Extent, Nature, and Effect of Advantages Granted to Chinese SOEs

  • Yingying Wu


This Chapter examines the problem of SOEs in the context of China. In particular, it considers the extent to which Chinese SOEs receive various advantages from the Chinese Government. Section 1 begins with a general overview of the presence of SOEs in China and then looks at the extent to which SOEs are present in several industries that are considered as key industries. In each industry, examples are given regarding major SOEs; their dominance or significant presence; their monopoly/oligopoly status, which is also related to advantages of monopolies and exclusive rights SOEs enjoy by law or in fact; the financial advantages they receive; and the regulatory advantages they enjoy.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yingying Wu
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  1. 1.School of International LawChina University of Political Science and LawBeijingChina

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