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  1. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Problem of corruption lies with a state economy

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:32am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Public sector contracts are the leading source of corruption, not private firms, as China shows Problem of graft lies with state economy In one of the highest level ... of dollars in bribes to approve projects. Liu Tienan told a courtroom on Wednesday that a more market orientated economy that diluted the power of officials like himself could help China crimp ...

  2. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Xi Jinping fluffs lines in sticking to FTZ script

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 06:26am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... and biggest one on the road to a market economy. It would significantly strengthen the economy. It would also significantly undermine the Communist Party's hold over that economy. As long ...

  3. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Shrinking workforce not all that it seems

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 05:43am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to have a case. It is becoming ever harder to squeeze more productivity gain out of this economy, either by pushing the workers harder or investing more money in their efforts, and economic growth ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Fearful finance chief John Tsang misses the point about tolerating peaceful dissent

    Posted Oct 05th 2014, 04:10am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... impact on the economy. But when Tsang speaks of "persist" I assume he means at most a matter of weeks, not years, in which case I think it unlikely that Hong Kong's reputation ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Foreign trade is not the big weakness in China's economy

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Foreign trade is not the big weakness in China's economy An unexpected 3.1 per cent fall in June exports from a year earlier... and a 0.7 per cent fall in imports ... on a moment. I'm not sure I buy all of this just yet. There is a bit more in this picture and the biggest weakness in China's economy is not foreign trade. First of all, pardon the way ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Take a lesson from the West, yuan boost won't spur growth

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 06:02am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to many times its original amount in growth of the monetary aggregates through commercial banks. That's how money is created and, when it works like this, you have a growing economy ... bank back on deposit with the central bank. There is then no multiplier effect, no growth in the monetary aggregates and no stimulus for the economy. This is what has happened in the United ...

  7. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong's new rail projects a case of city planners asleep at the wheel

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:40am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp City better off with more buses and fewer cars on the road; and no more expensive rail lines New rail projects a case of planners asleep at the wheel Plans for seven new rail projects costing an estimated HK$100 billion have been unveile ...

  8. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    No, it wouldn’t make any difference

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 10:39am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp No need to fuss as the idea of a nation state is an artificial creation and there are no economic obstacles to regional independence Why the 'yes' camp will prevail over the long term "... now that the independence referen ...

  9. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong contractors' bid-rigging is behind rising prices

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... beginning of the present longer-term economic cycle. It shows private construction costs have gone up 130 per cent over the period. This is much more than the deflator for the overall economy ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Distant central bankers drive home prices up in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 03:56am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... billion into the flagging euro-zone economy. South China Morning Post, September 5 It's a long way away. Why should we really care if Europeans think debasing the euro is a prescription ... economy is determined by interest rates in the United States, thanks to our peg to the US dollar. Unfortunately, monetary policy in both the US and in Europe in recent years has been put ...




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