Economic Zones: China’s First Venture into the Market Economy

China’s rapidly developing economy has been of great curiosity for
many years. Its policies have pulled half the population out of poverty
and dramatically increased GDP per capita, year over year, at an
unprecedented rate. In response to the announcement of China’s new
economic expansion plans in Xiongan, this report explores one of the
core contributors to China’s growth: Special Economic Zones (SEZs).