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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - ECONOMY

    Why economic stimulus no longer works for China

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:42am by Derek Scissors

    ... state of the economy, but it will not affect where the economy is headed. Regardless of whether it is scattered or intense, monetary stimulus no longer works for the mainland economy and cannot ... how full the hose is, though, because the water is flowing into a lake. One counter-argument is that stimulus must be important because it worked in May, when there were signs of modest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1538761/why-economic-stimulus-no-longer-works-china
  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mainland China growth rates don't add up

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:09am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... with a definitive alternative GDP series to the official figures," said Arthur Kroeber, the managing director of Gavekal Dragonomics Research. Trying to work out historical growth patterns was highly ... Forum" centred on former premier Zhao Ziyang. He left China in 1988, a year before his mentor's downfall during the Tiananmen Square protests. He now works at a Japanese university. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1553600/mainland-china-growth-rates-dont-add
  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Joining trade pact to boost China growth

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 02:37am by Bloomberg

    ... the 12 nations currently negotiating the TPP are expected to conclude an initial agreement before new members are admitted. The US and Japan said in April that there was "still much work ... standards and protection for companies that compete against government-backed businesses. If China joins the TPP, Ma sees industries including textiles, apparel and electronic equipment benefiting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1539896/joining-trade-pact-boost-china-growth
  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Outsized conglomerates weigh on Korea's growth

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 02:37am by William Pesek

    ... Japan's living standards. None looms larger than the country's domineering chaebol. Making the rounds in South Korea last week, I heard over and over how small and mid-size enterprises ... Lee Kun-hee and the heads of nine other chaebol to implore them to increase investment. The implicit quid pro quo: new regulations would not hurt their interests. As she works to drive Korea ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1539898/outsized-conglomerates-weigh-koreas-growth
  5. Business - Banking & Finance - ECONOMY

    French economist's long-forgotten demand theory gets its due after new US policy

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 01:20pm by STEVE HANKE

    ... the alleged importance of fiscal policy withers away, too. Contrary to what the standard textbooks have taught us and what that pundits repeat ad nauseam, consumption is not the big elephant ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1543497/french-economists-long-forgotten-demand-theory-gets-its-due
  6. News - China - ECONOMY

    Guangdong still in frame for free-trade zone, deputy commerce minister says

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:45am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... The magazine said that more than 20 local governments listed free-trade zone proposals in their annual work reports this year, with local officials lobbying various central authorities. Shanghai ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1543937/guangdong-still-frame-free-trade-zone-deputy-commerce-minister-says
  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Abe's economic reforms seen as falling short in Japan growth push

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 02:37am by Reuters

    ... to the stock market. Abe urged the nation's business leaders to do more to boost the role of working women, a key plank in the growth strategy and seen as vital to address the shrinking workforce ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1539920/abes-economic-reforms-seen-falling-short-japan-growth-push
  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mortgage debt a threat to recovery, says Bank of England

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:19am by Bloomberg

    ... debt is about 140 per cent of disposable income, mortgages at high loan-income ratios are at a record and there are signs of a drop in banks' underwriting standards. "This ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1532080/mortgage-debt-threat-recovery-says-bank-england
  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Euro endgame

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:29am by DAVID BROWN

    ... everything bar the kitchen sink into recovery. And they did it quickly. Interest rates were slashed to zero. The money-printing presses worked overtime to finance a spending spree on government ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1528186/euro-endgame
  10. News - China - ECONOMY

    Beijing suspends free-trade zone applications after nationwide frenzy

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 05:07am by ANDREA CHEN AND MIMI LAU

    ... Post: "Some regional governments just wanted to catch the bus [of FTZ development] first. They had not figured out what exactly a free-trade zone is and if it would work in their region before they submitted their proposals." More than 20 local governments listed FTZ proposals in their annual work reports this year, with local officials lobbying various central authorities, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1525581/beijing-suspends-free-trade-zone-applications-after-nationwide-frenzy

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