The Pacific Century Myth?
February 25, 2014
The Pacific Century Myth?
Straight-line projections may predict America’s imminent ouster as top economy – but they miss much.
The Pacific Century Myth?
China’s Big Overseas Spending Spree
February 13, 2014
China’s Big Overseas Spending Spree
Cashed up Chinese individuals and companies are making their presence felt around the world.
China’s Big Overseas Spending Spree
Japan’s Nemesis Threatens Europe
January 23, 2014
Japan’s Nemesis Threatens Europe
As Japan struggles to contain deflation, the eurozone may see prices begin to fall.
Japan’s Nemesis Threatens Europe
China’s GDP Growth Says Little
January 21, 2014
China’s GDP Growth Says Little
GDP figures – particularly China’s – are a flawed measure of economic performance.
China’s GDP Growth Says Little
Asia's Real Challenge: China’s
May 07, 2013
Asia's Real Challenge: China’s "Potemkin" Rise
“China’s rise is more likely a statistical fiction, cooked up by the Chinese ruling elites to aggrandize their power and glory.”
Asia's Real Challenge: China’s "Potemkin" Rise
China’s Growth Slows in 1Q: Only the Beginning?
April 16, 2013
China’s Growth Slows in 1Q: Only the Beginning?
What do the latest economic numbers coming out Beijing mean?
China’s Growth Slows in 1Q: Only the Beginning?
China's 4Q GDP Growth Seen Rising To 7.8%
January 17, 2013
China's 4Q GDP Growth Seen Rising To 7.8%
Various analysts warn that the recovery is likely to be tepid and the modest rebound could fade.
China's 4Q GDP Growth Seen Rising To 7.8%
China Powers “Two World” Economy
January 12, 2013
China Powers “Two World” Economy
A recent report tells investors to think of the global economy in terms of “two separate narratives.”
China Powers “Two World” Economy
America's Economy Still #1...For Now
January 08, 2013
America's Economy Still #1...For Now
A new report predicts the U.S. economy will remain the largest for at least another decade.
America's Economy Still #1...For Now
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
October 19, 2012
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
While the economy has slowed, opinions vary on what comes next. Is another boom possible?
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
Can China be a World Leader?
October 09, 2012
Can China be a World Leader?
Many Chinese advocate Beijing taking on a greater leadership role on the world stage. Can they get anyone to follow?
Can China be a World Leader?
How Stimulating is China’s “Stimulus”?
September 14, 2012
How Stimulating is China’s “Stimulus”?
Why China’s plans for a new round of economic stimulus could make long term problems even worse.
How Stimulating is China’s “Stimulus”?
The Consequences of a Slowing Chinese Economy
September 13, 2012
The Consequences of a Slowing Chinese Economy
China’s economy is cooling. It can only mean bad news for the Asia-Pacific, and the global economy.
The Consequences of a Slowing Chinese Economy
The Meaning of China's Economic Slowdown
July 31, 2012
The Meaning of China's Economic Slowdown
There are multiple reasons why China’s economy has cooled. Sadly, needed economic reforms are unlikely.
The Meaning of China's Economic Slowdown
China's 2012 Challenges
January 08, 2012
China's 2012 Challenges
From slowing economic growth, to inflation and mass incidents, China faces some big challenges in 2012.
China's 2012 Challenges
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