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China’s contradictions will catch up with it

How long until the country faces up to its financial instability?

By George Magnus  

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives to speak at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse at the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) in Beijing, China, Thursday, April 28, 2016 ©Kenzaburo Fukuhara/AP/Press Association Images

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