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Chinese Economic Crisis

How China's 100 Million 'Stir Fry' Investors Helped Cause the Market Crash

Fred Hu | Posted 07.13.2015 | World
Fred Hu

BEIJING -- China's 100 million retail investors, while a relatively small percentage of the country's total population, make up the largest investing masses by head count the world has ever seen. China's investing public, connected via social media such as WeChat, is highly susceptible to crowd thinking and herd mentality.

China's Real Estate Syndrome

Daniel Wagner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel Wagner

The doomsayers and pessimists have been wrong every time they have predicted the Chinese economy's imminent demise. They will continue to be wrong.

Chinese Factories Face Surprising Labor Shortage

AP | WILLIAM FOREMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

XINTANG, China — During the first half of this year, Yang Zongfu's blue jean factory had few customers. Now, as his business picks up, he can't ...

Will China's Economic Crisis Worsen Due to Stimulus Spending?

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

How ironic that the savior of global capitalism is determined to be the largest Communist state still in existence.

China Hopes Farmers Will Replace US Consumers And Provide Economic Boost

GlobalPost | Kathleen E. McLaughlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YANGQU, China -- With a raft of subsidies and thousands of new stores to spur spending, China is eyeing its poorest people -- farmers -- to kick-sta...