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12.18.2012 18:20

Fast Forward on Two BRICS

China's economy may continue to advance based on education levels and a relatively small workplace gender gap, despite demographic shifts
By Betty Ng

In Aesop's Fables, the story about the race between the hare and the tortoise tells people that the rabbit's complacency and the turtle's perseverance gave us an unexpected ending to a seemingly predictable contest. In the 21st century, will the economic race between China and India also offer similar twists and turns because of the age distribution in these two countries?

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