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An Empty Chinese City in Inner Mongolia

Shortly after my friend Dfzh had posted his article about the property market boom in China, I found a YouTube clip of an Al Jazeera report titled “China’s Empty City”.  The situation at Ordos in Inner Mongolia sounds eeriely similar … Continue reading

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Empty Buildings: China’s GDP-driven Real Estate Boom

A while ago, my friend Dfzh posted an article on Facebook.  It initiated a round of discussions among a few friends, with a focus on the recent property boom in China. Some Chinese economists who argue for the merits of … Continue reading

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China’s Stimulus Package: Who is Getting the Money?

The $590 billion economic stimulus package is by far the most successful move in raising China’s international image.  The Publicity Department in Beijing deserves a big pat on the shoulders for a job well done.  Hu Jintao spares no time … Continue reading

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