China Sees Signs Of Economic Trouble The Atlantic Monthly's James Fallows writes in the latest issue of the magazine about the signs of the economic depression he sees in China. He says even in cities like Beijing, buses are rolling back into the countryside as construction projects are shuttered and factories closed.
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China Sees Signs Of Economic Trouble

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China Sees Signs Of Economic Trouble

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The Atlantic Monthly's James Fallows writes in the latest issue of the magazine about the signs of the economic depression he sees in China.

"In the past couple of months, even in Beijing, we've been able to see the buses roll back out into the countryside as construction projects have been shuttered and other factories have been closed down," Fallows tells NPR's Robert Siegel.

Fallows also says it is unlikely a stalled economy will cause social upheaval in China.