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Is China Buying the World?


  • Peter Nolan


No, answers the author. Despite its progress, it has no substantial presence in the world's high income countries. And for all the talk about its dollar reserves, the quantity is far too small to buy up any significant share of the world's largest companies.

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  • Peter Nolan, 2012. "Is China Buying the World?," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 55(2), pages 108-118.
  • Handle: RePEc:mes:challe:v:55:y:2012:i:2:p:108-118
    DOI: 10.2753/0577-5132550205

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