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20 February 2019 By Pete Sweeney

Stock markets are charging; bonds defaulting. Holiday spending was weak, but January exports boomed. State-owned companies, and contradictory industrial and monetary policies are muddying performance measures. They betray a growth engine driving in two directions at once.

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