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The Steel Trap

No other sector has quite embodied China’s rise from a poverty-stricken agrarian state to a modern industrial powerhouse more than the steel industry. It has...

The Ocean Edge

With its plans for seabed mining and the "blue economy," China is implementing a strategy for the world's warming oceans. The U.S. is trying to...

Illusions of Control

Public messaging that Xi Jinping is further consolidating power at the 20th Party Congress would make a financial crisis in China more probable.