The primary aim of the author Kellee S. Tsai is to have a focus on those activities of the private sector and other private entrepreneurs who have played an important role in driving the economic growth of China. Tsai has made a notable contribution with respect to the understanding of the Contemporary Political Economy of China. She has tried to show many of the private entrepreneurs of China. The book focuses on the implications of the private sector development in China. The research does the discussion related to the origin and the consequences of the adaptive informal institutions.
Private entrepreneurs are not likely to demand any regime change. Another hypothesis of the research is that if the transformative potential of the private entrepreneurship is limited only to the economic issues. Additionally, the different implications of the development of the private sector development in China will be discussed.
Another hypothesis is that some of the scholars have identified that by 2015, China will be having an overall value of the critical threshold of $7000 to $8000 per capita GDP and will become democratic.