Infrastructure investment

Beijing is trying to rebalance the economy from its heavy reliance on investment-fuelled expansion to one powered more by consumption, which could have implications for growth. Photo: Xinhua

Striking an economic rebalance

As mainland growth limped across the line at the end of 2012, the jury was out on what lay in store for the world's second-biggest economy in the year ahead. Beijing correspondent Jane Cai quizzed three top analysts on their forecasts for core indicators over the next 12 months.