China growth

Preparing for China's urban billion

Mar 12, 2014
If current trends hold, the number of people living in Chinese cities is expected to hit one billion within the next 15 years.
Posted In: China growth, Chinese economy, urbanization

China's leaders promise reforms -- but can they deliver?

Nov 18, 2013
After China issued its 20,000-word reform document Friday night, the media’s focus was on proposed changes to the one-child policy. But there were a slew of ambitious economic reforms in there, too.
Posted In: China, China's Economy, China's Politics, China growth

China eases one-child policy, but don't expect more 'little emperors'

Nov 15, 2013
China said today it's easing its one-child policy, but economics could still stand in the way of more children.
Posted In: China, China growth

What will be China's economic fate for the next decade?

Nov 8, 2013
Chinese leaders are meeting this weekend to hammer out economic policy for the next 10 years.
Posted In: China, China growth, China's Economy

China's economy grows faster than expected

Oct 18, 2013
China's GDP is growing as leaders look to make economic reforms.
Posted In: China, China growth, China's Economy

The anatomy of a Shanghai land grab: Residents kidnapped, their homes destroyed

Oct 16, 2013
Local governments in China have taken the homes of at least 40 million people, selling that land to developers, in order to keep GDP growth figures well into the black.
Posted In: Shanghai, kidnappings, evictions, China growth, Communist Party