The financial district in Shanghai. China has replaced the US as the single biggest contributor to the world economy. Photo: Reuters The financial district in Shanghai. China has replaced the US as the single biggest contributor to the world economy. Photo: Reuters
The financial district in Shanghai. China has replaced the US as the single biggest contributor to the world economy. Photo: Reuters

Next Chinese leaders face loose ends left by breakneck economic growth

Economic miracles under Hu and Wen shot China to stardom but they are leaving behind an environmental mess and widening wealth gap

Topic |   18th Party Congress
The financial district in Shanghai. China has replaced the US as the single biggest contributor to the world economy. Photo: Reuters The financial district in Shanghai. China has replaced the US as the single biggest contributor to the world economy. Photo: Reuters
The financial district in Shanghai. China has replaced the US as the single biggest contributor to the world economy. Photo: Reuters
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