China tipped to overtake the US economy, despite ‘unreliable’ and ‘faked’ data

 China tipped to overtake the US economy, despite ‘unreliable’ and ‘faked’ data

When it comes to economic miracles, no other country has pulled off quite as many as China — and economists are sceptical.

China’s most recent miracle was its breakneck recovery from COVID-19 (without falling into recession), while most other countries are struggling to even return to “normal”.

The Middle Kingdom has also come a long way since its days of extreme poverty, with the five-year period from 1958, known as the “Great Leap Forward“, being a particularly dark time.

Tens of millions of people died under Chairman Mao Zedong’s signature policy — which involved the state controlling most aspects of people’s lives and inefficient economic management.

It’s estimated that 15 million to 55 million…

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