In response to rising prices of pork, China’s Commerce Ministry announced its plan to release 200,000-metric-ton of frozen pork onto the market. The New York Times reports on China’s continued effort to curb...
by zhoushuren | Jun 13, 2011
The economist who predicted the global financial crisis, Nouriel Roubini, had pessimistic views on China’s near-term economic future. Roubini highlighted over-investment as a potential sign that China may be facing a downturn in...
by Samuel Wade | May 28, 2011
Jim Rogers recently appeared on BBC’s HardTalk (via BusinessInsider; videos embedded below), arguing that despite the problems China faces, it remains more attractive in terms of investment than the “bankrupt”...
by victoriawu | Mar 19, 2011
China’s booming economy has been one of the main drivers of the commodities market. However, has the commodities market become too dependent on China? From the Atlantic: Today, the world is dancing to a new song with a...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 24, 2005
Asia Times has two articles about the global impact of China’s hunger for natural resources: “Commodity prices skyrocket” and “Too much for Mother Earth“: China is snapping up resources at an unprecedented rate, driving world commodity prices through the roof. But more alarming is the scenario 25 years down the line, when China’s per capita […]
CDT in the News
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers
- Mind Matters – For Five Days There Was Free Expression in China
- Hoover Institution – Xiao Qiang On China’s Model Of Digital Authoritarianism
- New York Times – In China, an App Offered Space for Debate. Then the Censors Came.
- Taiwan CNA – China blocks Clubhouse, official media say “anti-China has nothing to do with free speech”