Number 4. China: Facing the challenge .
The Bankinter Foundation of Innovation analyzes how to face the challenge of New China. At the end of the seventies, Deng Xiaoping took a great step forward: he decided to open China up to the outside world. At the time, neither he nor anyone else could have imagined what the global repercussions would be. China has not conquered the world with a great army, but rather with assembly plants and opening up its market. Today it is the second commercial power, the top destination for direct foreign investment and the second world consumer of oil derivatives.
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- Foreword. (23,1 KB - PDF)
- Introduction. (25,5 KB - PDF)
- A Contradictory Reality. (473,7 KB - PDF)
- FTF view Analysis of possible socio-economic implications. (375 KB - PDF)
- Determining factors for foreign investment. (183 KB - PDF)
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