China's Children of the 70s Come to the Fore as Next Generation of Leaders Starts to Emerge

Fei-Ling Wang

Posted May 23, 2022

External Article: South China Morning Post

External article: South China Morning Post

Professor Fei-Ling Wang talked to the South China Morning Post about how people born in the 1970s are beginning to see more power in the Chinese Communist Party as President Xi Jinping gets closer to determining a successor.

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"Professor Fei-Ling Wang of Georgia Institute of Technology’s Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, said Xi had taken a 'much more personal' approach to succession planning compared to his predecessors, and 'personal loyalty to him seems to override other qualities.'"