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Oil workers hold a meeting at the Shunbei oil-gas field of China Petrochemical Corporation

China: what’s next? Unemployment

China is facing rising labor costs, relatively low productivity growth and competition from other developing countries. While the trade dispute with the U.S. provides Beijing with a scapegoat, the true causes of the dilemma lie in the past policy. If Chinese consumers lose confidence in their economy, a crisis could rapidly arise.

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