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Mind the gap

29 October 2014 By John Foley

Increasing the capital’s subway fares for the first time in seven years raises a development dilemma. Should China stump up for public goods like transport, or ask commuters to pay their way? Markets imply the latter, common sense says subsidise. Expect the worst of both worlds.

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