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Al Jazeera: China: Inventing Innovation

June 1, 2012
Rob Atkinson interviewed on 101 East on Chinese mercantilist.

China, one of Asia's major economic powerhouses, is showing signs of slowing growth. For years, China has been promoting a policy of "indigenous innovation" - favouring domestic firms who develop their own technologies.

But China is guilty of unfair trade practices and theft of intellectual property.