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Farm reform will force China to grow

While the rest of the world is fixated on the biggest financial meltdown since the Great Depression of last century, it may seem odd that the highest decision-making body of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has been holed up for four days talking about farmers. There is, however, an important connection. The collapse of the global financial system has made reform of China’s land-use regime – a hot-button issue since former paramount leader Deng Xiaoping first began pushing the country toward a market economy more than 30 years ago – all the more urgent. Full Story

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