Qu Hongbin

Chief China Economist

A collection of recently published insights from Qu Hongbin.

Articles

China’s uneven recovery

Recovery picks up pace yet headwinds remain – further policy support will be needed

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China needs more credit easing

Monetary policy takes time to work: a post-pandemic bounce requires a bigger boost

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Jobs key to China's recovery

Jobs key to China's recovery

Fiscal and monetary support needed to boost demand

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China’s consumer spending recovering slowly

Job losses and debt will delay the upturn in consumption

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Jobs top China’s policy agenda

GDP targets less important at National People’s Congress

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Excess stocks drag on China’s recovery

Production outpaced demand during the pandemic lockdown

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Getting China’s jobs back

COVID-19 could cause 16m job losses: Beijing needs to take action

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Trade recession stalls China’s recovery

Export production to stay depressed because of COVID-19’s effects on global economy

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China’s infrastructure builds foundation for growth

Infrastructure boom of past decade will lift productivity in the years ahead

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Private consumers power China's growth

Private consumers power China's growth

Spending on services offsets slower car and smartphone sales

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