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China's Bubble
China's Bubble
Chinese Junk Heads Overseas

Local governments are so hungry they’re increasingly looking outside the country for help shouldering their debt burdens.

China's Bubble
Trade Tensions Rise as China’s Economy Hits a Wall

Beijing’s is pushing Chinese steel prices artificially low and causing headaches for American competitors.

China's Bubble
Expectations For China’s Economy Falling Back to Earth

China’s willing to artificially stimulate the economy isn’t new, but its efforts have been more aggressive than people realized.

China's Bubble
China’s Shady Statistics

The arrest underscores the breadth of President Xi’s corruption crackdown, but it also comes amidst debates about the validity of China’s official statistics.

China's Bubble
Chinese Markets End Volatile Week

The week’s biggest casualty, apart from the value wiped off of global bourses, has been the illusion of Chinese regulatory competence.

China's Bubble
Following China’s Lead, Markets Slide to Begin 2016

Shenzhen suffered its biggest loss in nine years.

China's Bubble
China Cuts Rates—Again

This isn’t necessarily a good sign for the short term prospects of China’s economy.

China's Bubble
China Fallout: Mongolian Economy in Crisis

Mongolia’s “emergency” is a case study in what has already been happening to China-dependent emerging markets around the world, and a sign of things to come.

China's Bubble
Good and Bad News in China’s Latest Figures

China’s latest numbers suggest that world economic growth and world environmental health aren’t on a collision course.

China's Bubble
More Bad Economic Signs for China

Chinese imports are down. The longer China stumbles, the more instability we can expect worldwide.

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Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

More wages from Obama’s vaunted Pivot to Asia.

Golden State Blues

California’s high-end housing market is one of the most attractive for America’s rich. The market for starter homes? Not so much.

good causes & bad advocates

The organization’s reckless and misleading use of its imprimatur is poisonous for public debate.

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