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Prising China
Prising China
Most Major Chinese Mining and Energy Investments Fail

A majority of Chinese foreign resource investments end up folding, losing money, or failing to yield as much raw material as expected. If China can’t turn things around, it will be a sign that Xi is right to be battening down the hatches.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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