service industry

The Migrant Worker’s Stagnant Status

In a recent article, The Economist compares the condition of two generations of migrant workers in China. Many [migrant workers] have ended up in the same jobs and dormitory beds as their parents did. A survey by the National...

China’s Newest Import: Foreign Experts

China’s State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA) announced Thursday that it will implement programs in four designated industries to lure foreign experts over the next five years. From Xinhua News: The four...

Global Crisis Spurs Long-Needed Change in China

On YaleGlobal Online, an aptly named economist, David Dollar, argues that China’s route out of the global economic free fall may be to the services industry: As the global economy sinks deeper into recession, political...


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