REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon A woman walks past a homeless man sleeping on the street in Beijing April 22, 2013
Capital in Twenty-First Century China
June 30, 2014,
Feng Wang discusses China’s role in reshaping the global landscape of inequality as China is poised to become the largest economy in the world and also one of the countries in which inequality is rising faster than anywhere else. He argues the future of inequality in China does not seem promising at all mainly due to two trends: slowing economic growth and a rapidly ageing population.