Tag Archives: Economy of the People’s Republic of China

China weathered the economic storm with college enrollment and household consumption


Yesterday we started looking at some of the strategies China has used to weather the first financial downturn. Today we’ll continue that by looking at two other strategies as well as their potential benefits and costs. One of the major … Continue reading

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China’s global crisis recovery – economic success or economic illusion?


As the world braces for what looks like a possible second economic downturn, it is increasingly important to understand how China weathered the first one. Today and tomorrow we are going to take a very simplified look at this issue. Please … Continue reading

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This system cannot last forever – China’s coming change


China’s system of gov’t is based not on a mandate from the people, nor does it rely on a mandate from heaven (which was the Chinese version of a divine right to rule), instead the current system relies on quality … Continue reading

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