2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

POSC 35643 Entrepreneurship in China

This course will examine the development of an entrepreneurial mindset in modern China, focusing on the period from 1949 to the present. The course covers the history of entrepreneurship in China and how market reforms introduced in the post-1978 era helped inspire creativity, innovation, and the creation of new values among the Chinese. This transition to an economic model which the Chinese refer to as socialism with Chinese characteristics, has transformed China both economically and politically.