In early March, Chinese policymakers announced economic growth of around 5.5% would be targeted for 2022. Since then, a number of headwinds have led to doubts China’s GDP growth will reach 5%. In this podcast, we explain why we believe Chinese policymakers have both the intention and the means to counter factors potentially slowing growth in the world’s second-largest economy.
Listen to this Talking heads podcast with Chi Lo, senior economist for China, and chief market strategist Daniel Morris. Firstly, they review the issues causing concerns about prospects for growth of China’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2022. Then they discuss how policymakers in Beijing can deliver.
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