Tag Archives: China

A New Low for China Bashing

As America’s election season nears the finish line, the debate always seems to come unhinged. Nowhere is that more evident than in the fixation on China – singled out by both President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger, Mitt Romney, as a major source of pressure bearing down on American …

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Poison-Proofing China

Health and environmental threats are common in China, because perverse incentives encourage dangerous practices, including adulteration of food and drugs. To foster widespread compliance with quality and safety standards, Chinese authorities must craft appropriate inducements, rather than relying on top-down policies. Project Syndicate RSS-Feed

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Merkel in China

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s second visit to China in a year comes against the backdrop of dire forecasts of a difficult September for the eurozone. Mindful of such concerns and persistent pessimism in global financial markets, Merkel is now taking bold initiatives at home and overseas, as her China trip …

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China de “shopping” por Europa

Ya hemos hecho mención de la capacidad de compra de China en otro post refiriéndonos a las inversiones que de forma muy lenta y silenciosa viene realizando en América desde hace mucho tiempo. Disponen de un importante caudal de dinero para invertir en los recursos naturales de otros países: 2,5 billones …

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