How bad is China’s economy? If only we knew.
The closed and secretive nature of the Chinese government, and its tight control over markets, makes diagnosing the Chinese economy a lot like diagnosing a friend’s medical condition using Wikipedia. Bloomberg News recently threw up its hands and declared that, in the absence of clear and dependable measures, there are six different ways you can look at China’s economy, so take your pick.
Breaking up by text might be the closest online culture gets to a cyber crime.
That’s because even the most digitally addicted among us assume that we should communicate really important things in person. Or at least over the phone.