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Deng Xiaoping

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A basic contradiction between socialism and the market economy does not exist.
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As quoted in Daily report: People's Republic of China, Editions 240-249 (1993), p. 30
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Variant: There are no fundamental contradictions between a socialist system and a market economy.
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Interview, Time, 4 November 1985.

 
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