YCW Podcast – Kyle Jaros: Author, “China’s Urban Champions: The Politics of Spatial Development”

YCW Podcast – Kyle Jaros: Author, “China’s Urban Champions: The Politics of Spatial Development”

Sam sits down with Kyle Jaros, Associate Professor in the Political Economy of China at the University of Oxford. They discuss Kyle’s new book, “China’s Urban Champions: The Politics of Spatial Development”, which uses four provincial case studies in Shaanxi, Jiangsu, Hunan, Jiangxi to analyze the relationships between local leaders, provincial leaders, and Beijing.