China ramps up spending as the trade war bites, adding to the burden of its long-term debt
Cary Huang says China’s solutions, both to the US trade war and its slowing growth, are worsening a debt problem leaders had been determined to address this year, and which looks likely to be a long-term drag
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.