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Johan Norberg discusses Klein’s take on the Tiananmen Square Massacre.

Naomi Klein’s recent book, The Shock Doctrine, alleges that the Tiananmen Square crackdown was intended to crush opposition to pro‐​market reforms. Johan Norberg, in his recent analysis, “The Klein Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Polemics” shows that in fact it caused liberalization to stall for years.
Johan Norberg

Johan Norberg is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute and a writer who focuses on globalization, entrepreneurship, and individual liberty.