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Is China's economy at a turning point?

Your Call on KALW, October 2, 2012

 

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A conversation about the effects of the global economic slowdown on China's growth. Chinese workers are protesting and demanding better working conditions and compensation. Are they pushing back in ways that could fundamentally change their situation? What implications will the slowing Chinese economy have for its people and the global economy?

Guests:
Katie Quan, associate chair of the Labor Center at UC Berkeley

Ho-fung Hung, associate professor of sociology at Johns Hopkins University. He studies Chinese political economy and state-society interaction

Kevin Slaten, spokesman for China Labor Watch

 

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