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The Global China Bubble
The Global China Bubble
China Up or China Down?

The foundations of international Chinese expansion are probably even shakier than those of a retreating West.

The Global China Bubble
Is China Overreaching In Africa?

Even if China doesn’t pull back, Nigeria has a tough road ahead.

The Global China Bubble
China’s Grim Outlook

Top economists now say 4-6 percent growth is an optimistic scenario for China. That means the global economy is headed for an even more difficult time than people thought.

The Global China Bubble
China Goes on a Global Shopping Spree

Chinese firms can invest elsewhere because of China’s decades of success, but that doesn’t explain why they’re doing so with such urgency now.

The Global China Bubble
China’s Slowdown Hits Germany

China’s slowdown is hurting not just commodities exporters, but also high-quality capital goods manufacturing powers like Germany.

The Global China Bubble
China’s World Bank Competitor Holds Its First Meeting

The AIIB is launched against the backdrop of a diminishing China.

The Global China Bubble
African Exports to China Plummet

Even if China manages to slow its fall, it won’t be as hungry as it used to be.

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Crude Economics

The decision to extend production cuts was as predictable as it was desperate.

deep state

The Manchester leaks are the product of a dangerously arrogant and unaccountable intelligence community.

Better Late Than Never

More, please.


The share of people who benefit from the stock market should be widening, not contracting.

Market Failure

The EU’s ailing Emissions Trading System is looking more useless than ever before.

Settled Science

Our worst-case climate scenarios are relying on outdated, incorrect coal data.

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