China: Linking Markets for Growth
by Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
Publisher: Anu E Press 2007
Number of pages: 466
In sustaining its strong economic growth, China has become one of the world’s most voracious consumers of energy. The challenge now facing the government and people of China is in achieving cooperation with the international community to avert the costs of accelerating energy consumption. This book gathers together leading scholars on China’s economic success and its effect on the world economy into the next few decades.
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