Aug 29 2012

China economic slowdown 2012 – China leading indicators continue to point to slower economic growth.

The Chinese economy continues to face the impact of a global contraction.  China’s economy is heavily reliant on exports and is facing the headwinds of a contraction around the world.  The leading indicators are all pointing to signs that the Chinese government may step in with additional stimulus to boost the slowing economy.  Yet is […]

Mar 21 2012

The empty apartments of China – 64 million homes plaster the landscape of China. What does this tell us about China’s GDP?

China is one of the fastest growing countries in the world.  In 2000 China’s GDP stood at $1.1 trillion and today it is approaching $6 trillion quickly putting it in the number two spot of biggest global economies.  China has been growing so quickly that even cities are being built in anticipation of future occupants.  […]