Making sense of China's mixed messages

29 June 2011 By John Foley

Is inflation under control? Even the premier, Wen Jiabao, seems unsure. The confusion reflects the existence of two kinds of inflation in China. Shortterm pressures probably aren t a problem. But it is hard to see how longterm forces can be tamed without a slowdown in growth.

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