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Media Editor — The Economist

Media Editor, The Economist, writing on TV, film, newspapers, music and other media worldwide. Formerly China.

Shanghaied - Forbes

forbes.com — How do you say "irrational exuberance" in Chinese? Two years ago investors had no use for Jilin Aodong Medicine Industry Group or the Liaoning Cheng Da Co., two of the many clunker state-owned companies with publicly traded shares. The shares change hands on the Shenzhen and Shanghai exchanges, respectively.
Jun 16, 2015

China co's playing stocks instead of core biz = deja vu all over again. My first Forbes story was on the 2007 bubble: forbes.com/forbes/2007/12…

Psst! Wanna Buy Harvard?

thecrimson.com — S ome schools are named for presidents. Others take the name of their founders. Harvard, though, is named for some rich guy. For œ779 in books and property, John Harvard unwittingly bought himself immortality. The College was for sale in those days--at least its name was.
Jun 04, 2015

How much $ to rename Harvard? A grad school sold for $400m news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/… John Harvard himself paid only £779 thecrimson.com/article/1992/1…

Chinese reforms yet to register at local levels

articles.baltimoresun.com — Law: The Chinese constitution guarantees both individual and property rights - on paper. BEIJING - In this city of continuous demolition and construction, Huang Zhenyun was just another person fighting for his family home, until China's top propaganda outlets decided to make him a hero.

Flat Earth Society

forbes.com — Before the Chinese hosted the Olympics, they discovered America and sparked the Renaissance-if you believe Gavin Menzies. If history is indeed written by the victors, what are we to make of Gavin Menzies?
Oct 09, 2013

@GraniteStudio My personal favorite in his ouevre is 1434, in which da Vinci copied Chinese inventions (obviously): forbes.com/forbes/2008/09…

Sep 02, 2015

China is taking steps to control shipping-related pollution (previously pretty much unregulated): switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/bfinamor… by @bfinamore

Sep 02, 2015

RT @AndrewSErickson: Sweeping Change in #China’s Military: Xi’s PLA Restructuring—big plans following parade may greatly reshape services. bit.ly/PLAreform

Aug 29, 2015

This "!" looks a little sarcastic to me. RT @XHNews: Don't worry! #China economy still operates "within appropriate range",says Premier #Li

Aug 29, 2015

The NYT, paper of record of the 1%. This time it's about the "soul" of the Hamptons: nytimes.com/2015/08/30/fas…

Aug 27, 2015

Our cover this week: The Great Fall of China econ.st/1K7NDeY pic.twitter.com/Nnbqsi1rya Offers some sober insights on a panicky market

Aug 24, 2015

In 1976, NYT introduced Donald Trump to the world as "publicity shy" (seriously). newyorker.com/magazine/2015/… @eosnos on Trump & his supporters

Aug 24, 2015

RT @JNBPage: Japan's PM Abe won't attend China’s WW2 parade or visit Beijing around that time: govt spox on.wsj.com/1Jqwg2A pic.twitter.com/vlWND8LHeV

Aug 24, 2015

RT @S_Rabinovitch: Not your typical markets story: Angry investors capture head of China metals exchange on.ft.com/1EOmWV3 by @HornbyLucy

Aug 24, 2015

RT @HaidiLunCNA: Bit of a rough morning. China at midday- practically everything limit down, YTD gains gone. SH -8.45% SZ -7.6% CSI300 -8.6% ChiNext -8.1%


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