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Sunday, 30 May 2010
China and India: awakening giants, feet of clay
From VoxEU.org comes this audio in which Pranab Bardhan of the University of California, Berkeley, talks to Romesh Vaitilingam about his new book "Awakening Giants, Feet of Clay: Assessing the Economic Rise of China and India". He argues that significant poverty reduction in both countries is mainly due to domestic factors – not global integration, as most would believe.