Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 September 2020

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780190877408

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (TA)


The Bubble that Never Pops

Thomas Orlik

  • Unique combination of on the ground insights and economic analysis to answer one of the most pressing questions for the global economy - will China collapse?
  • Positions China's debt risk within the context of the burgeoning trade war with the U.S. - gauges China's capacity to fight a war on financial risk at home at the same time as a trade war abroad.
  • Sifts through corporate and bank balance sheets to get beyond the official data and gauge the real level of financial risk.
  • Enhances understanding of China's financial risks in the context of past crisis in the U.S., Europe, Japan and Korea
  • Models alternate scenarios for China's rise, and China's fall, and what that would means for the rest of the world
  • Searches for the sources of China's resilience in its combination of high savings, activist industrial policy, and ample development space.

Also of Interest