Through a series of articles, I will examine China’s recent economic history and in particular the effect of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and its key economic pillars in facilitating economic growth and high-potential technology startups. 560 more words
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It was about 3 years ago that I made my 1st visit to China – Shanghai and wrote the 1st part of Chinpressions. Read… 912 more words
Julian Phillips’ latest analysis of the gold and silver markets and their price drivers.
New York closed at $1,186.80 down $15.00 on Wednesday in NY. Asia again lifted the gold price to $1,189 and London held it there. 429 more words
Asia has a China problem. Beijing has just initiated its biggest cut in bank reserve requirements since 2008, a move that underscores just how worried it is about its economy. 696 more words
Empires fall for many reasons. One of them is overreach: the lust for power often drives imperial rulers to extend their commitments beyond what their resources can support. 858 more words