Jan Mehlhorn

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How to gracefully step aside

RECENTLY, the data and graphic wizards here at <i>The Economist</i> put together a tool enabling readers to determine when China will overtake America as the …

How big is China's economy, really?

Much has been written about how important China is to the global economy, but exactly how much of a difference will a Chinese slowdown mean for the …

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Doing stuff, not making stuff

NOT everyone treats China's official statistics with casual disdain. Last month the head of China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) paid a visit …

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FORTUNE — China’s growth model is unsustainable. The costs of that growth are readily apparent in the country’s cities. Most pronounced are the stifling smog and serious water pollution. But vast energy consumption, health problems, density of population, and social stress are emerging problems …

Ten Predictions for China’s Economy in 2014

China has recently made major decisions about its economic future. On November 15, 2013, China announced dramatic new social and economic policies contemplating much greater reliance on market forces than it has in the past and inviting private-sector participation and foreign competition in …

Slower growth better balances economy

Illustration: Liu Rui/GT<p>China need not fear slower economic growth. It was inevitable that the day would come when the economy would slow from the …

LogMeIn initiated with a buy rating and $145 price target at Mizuho

Apr 2, 2018<br>5:00 PM<p>The special counsel investigating alleged links between Trump campaign associates and Russians is looking into longtime adviser Roger Stone’s 2016 claim that he had met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, according to a person familiar with the matter.<p>Apr 2, 2018<br>4:54 PM<p>Global …

Can China's weak PMI be blamed on Chinese New Year?

The contraction in China's official PMI reading has been largely blamed on the Chinese New Year holiday break, but some analysts argue that the dip …

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Fall in China PMI could unsettle markets

After last week's emerging markets sell-off poor factory data could fuel China fears<p>A drop in factory growth in China to a six-month low in January could drag on financial markets on Monday.<p>The official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) edged down to 50.5 in January from December's 51, the National …

China's January services growth slows to five-year low | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - Growth in China’s services sector slowed to a five-year low in January, an official survey showed, another sign of stuttering momentum in the world’s second-largest economy that could deepen investors’ concerns about emerging markets around the world.<p>Sales people negotiate with …

Bets on China to balance reform and growth despite market fright | Reuters

BEIJING/TOKYO (Reuters) - Investors fretting over the impact of China’s economic slowdown on its once red-hot emerging market peers have a powerful ally in Beijing’s leadership, which has both the means and strong motivation to forestall a sharp downturn.<p>A labourer works at a construction site in …

China Trust Default Avoided...What Comes Next?

A default of the “Credit Equals Gold #1” trust product has been avoided. What happens in the coming months will either push China closer towards a financial crisis or help it gradually step back from the edge.<p>The lack of details that emerged from the trust bailout will undoubtedly draw criticism …

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IN THE the heart of old Shanghai is a magnificent villa that serves as the workplace of Guo Jingming, a provocative young film-maker. “Tiny Times”, …