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The end of the Great Migration: China's workers return home

Oct 3, 2012
Twenty years after the start of China's great migration of farmers leaving rural China to work at factories along the country's coast, workers are beginning to return home, following an investment boom in China's interior.
Posted In: China, China's Economy, China's Society, great migration

China on track? The view from the slow train

Sep 19, 2012
As China prepares for the first leadership transition in a decade, Marketplace's Rob Schmitz talks to passengers on China's slowest and fastest trains to find out whether they think country is on the right track.
Posted In: China, China's Economy, China's Politics

China on track? The view from the bullet train

Sep 18, 2012
As China prepares for its first leadership transition in a decade, Marketplace's Rob Schmitz talks to passengers on China's slowest and fastest trains to find out whether they think country is on the right track.
Posted In: China's Politics, China's Economy

China ponders need for a stimulus package

Sep 5, 2012
Slowing growth is leading the government to consider further measures to boost the economy, but some say once home prices pick up, spending will follow.
Posted In: China, China's Economy

Rich Chinese increasingly invest overseas

Aug 15, 2012
Slower growth in China and the prospect of currency depreciation have many Chinese putting their money into places like Canada and the U.S.
Posted In: China, renminbi, China's Economy

Economic data shows continued slowdown in China

Aug 9, 2012
The latest economic data out of China show a continued slowdown there. New numbers on factory output and retail sales came in below expectations this morning.
Posted In: China, China's Economy

China braces for slower GDP growth

Jul 12, 2012
For the past few years, China has had much higher economic growth rates than we're seeing in the U.S. But when China releases its latest GDP figures tomorrow, forecasters are expecting the worst growth in three years.
Posted In: China's Economy, China, steel, Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Survey: China is richer, but not happier

May 23, 2012
A survey finds more money does not equal more happiness in China.
Posted In: China, China's Economy

The good, bad, and ugly behind China's weakening economy

May 15, 2012
Will weak economic indicators out of Beijing be enough to hurt the U.S. economy? Economists differ.
Posted In: China, China's Economy

Worries about China have markets on alert

Mar 23, 2012
China appears to be on the verge of an economic slowdown, and that has investors around the globe concerned.
Posted In: China's Economy, China

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