China manufacturing – stock shock – FT.com

National emblem of the People's Republic of China

National emblem of the People’s Republic of China (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Lex column in FT takes a hard-look at China. Check it out!

China manufacturing – stock shock – FT.com.

The article implies that downside risk is likely to exceed upside opportunity. Personally, I am still an optimist as far as China is concerned – it is important to recognize that the state can and will intervene as they did in 2008, if required,

Compared to Europe and the US, China still has impressive growth, despite the collapse in demand from her key markets.

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Keynes and Hayek: Adventures in Wonderland | The Economist

John Maynard Keynes Русский: Джон Мейнард Кейн...

John Maynard Keynes Русский: Джон Мейнард Кейнс Türkçe: John Maynard Keynes (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is a brilliant, witty and insightful article from the Economist. It looks behind the arguments of the two US presidential candidates at two of the twentieth century’s most famous economists.

Keynes and Hayek: Adventures in Wonderland | The Economist.

Elsewhere, the debate has been reported as the divergence of the supply-siders (Republican/Hayek) and the demand-siders (Democrat/Keynes).

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English: GFDL picture of F.A. Hayek to replace fair use images that are used in some articles. Released by the Mises Institute. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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