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A tale of two bubbles

5 January 2010 By Wei Gu

Recent curbs show Beijing has more power to cool down a property bubble than Japan did in the 1980s. But the difference may be overstated. True, leverage in China remains low. But falling savings rates, an ageing population and limited land supply mean familiar themes may appear.

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