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Shangpu and Democratic Localism
March 14, 2013
Shangpu and Democratic Localism
Recent protests over land grabs in Guangdong Province highlight the challenges of governance in China.
Shangpu and Democratic Localism
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
Behind China’s Big Slowdown
April 13, 2012
Behind China’s Big Slowdown
China’s slowdown extends further than real estate – other sectors like commodities are slowing too.
Behind China’s Big Slowdown
Behind China’s Big Slowdown
April 13, 2012
Behind China’s Big Slowdown
China’s slowdown extends further than real estate – other sectors like commodities are slowing too.
Behind China’s Big Slowdown
Goodbye Bao Ba
April 03, 2012
Goodbye Bao Ba
China’s decision to drop its 8 percent minimum growth goal suggests a shift from quantity to quality.
Goodbye Bao Ba
China’s Affordable Leap Forward
December 28, 2011
China’s Affordable Leap Forward
China’s drive to make 20 percent of housing affordable by 2015 is welcome. But it’s not without its critics.
China’s Affordable Leap Forward
China’s Affordable Leap Forward
December 28, 2011
China’s Affordable Leap Forward
China’s drive to make 20 percent of housing affordable by 2015 is welcome. But it’s not without its critics.
China’s Affordable Leap Forward
Property Bubble Bursting?
November 11, 2011
Property Bubble Bursting?
Will a slowdown in exports tempt China to ease monetary policy? And what would it do to property prices?
Property Bubble Bursting?
China Facing Subprime Crisis?
October 10, 2011
China Facing Subprime Crisis?
Soaring property prices prompted many Chinese to jump on the real estate bandwagon. Is the bubble about to burst?
China Facing Subprime Crisis?
March 11, 2011
China's Coming Banking Crisis?
A Fitch Ratings analyst says China’s banking system has a 60 percent chance of facing a crisis by 2013.
China's Coming Banking Crisis?
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