China’s population grew at the slowest rate since the 1950s, a development with implications for business growth. A slowing birth rate, the result of decades of China’s recently repealed one-child policy, could send China into the sort of economic stagnation that plagues Japan, and could stress the country’s ability to care for its aging population. The once-in-a-decade census shows that...
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