A fast drive to riches

Powell, Bill; Laris, Michael
March 1997
Bulletin with Newsweek;3/4/97, Vol. 116 Issue 6061, p59
Reports on the economic status of China after the death of Deng Xiaoping in early 1997. Deng's capitalist influences; The growth of Chinese stock markets; The impact of Chinese economics on the world economic balance of power; Exports; Economic policies of Jiang Zemin, Deng's successor; The problem of corruption; Wide disparities in wealth distribution; Outlook for the economic future of China.


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