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China's Message to Its Professors: Get Back to the Classroom

  • State cracks down on academics serving as corporate directors
  • Three directors resigned from Huatai Securities last month

Hundreds of senior academics are quitting lucrative seats on the boards of Chinese companies, as a clampdown on top government officials holding paid corporate positions spreads into the education sector.

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