[Global Times Comprehensive Report] In response to the recent thesis storm, Taiwans Presidential Palace on the 23rd made public Cai Yingwens original doctoral thesis, and also presented a series of academic certificates in an attempt to refute rumors.
According to Taiwan Yahoo Chimo News 23, Taiwans Presidential Palace announced more than 400 pages of original papers written by Cai Yingwen 36 years ago. The complete papers will be open to the public in Taiwans National Library. The spokesman also dispelled rumors against six doubts, and presented several academic certificates, including the doctoral certificate of University of London, the signature of some presidents, the oral certificate of Cai Yingwens doctoral dissertation, and the certificate of applying for the teaching post of the University of Political Science.
However, there are still doubts about Cais English paper in the island. Many netizens commented, Why not make it public early? According to the China Times, some scholars have questioned that the manuscript is not equal to the paper. Why cant we publish the whole official paper?
Cai Yingwens Ph.D. dissertation reveals seven major doubtful points: Really Taiwans Light
Taiwans leader Cai Yings suspected thesis fraud incident continues to ferment. Following Lin Huanqiang, professor of Chinese-American economics at the University of North Carolina, and Xu Yongtai, doctor of economic history living in Oxford, another cross-checked Cai Yingwens doctoral thesis at London School of Political Science and Economics (LSE), and exposed seven major doubts, so that netizens directly satirized that Cai Yingwen is really the light of Taiwan.
Cai Yingwen responded to thesis fraud: if you have a degree, you must have a thesis.
Cai Ying, the leader of Taiwan authorities, has recently been deeply involved in the doctoral thesis fraud incident, and there has been a wave of everyone comes to find papers on the island. Peng Wenzheng, a media man who proposed to organize a group to check Cais Alma Mater three days ago, said yesterday that he had found evidence of Cais disappearance of his thesis.
In response, Cai Yingwen personally responded today: if you have a degree, you must have a thesis, which can not be vacated.