Tidbits & Links of the week
NEW ==> Shadow Lenders and China’s Potential for Financial Crisis from NYTimes Economix. < ==
On the deserted desert city of Ordos: here and here by Darmon Richter, an urban ruins explorer. See Sascha Matuszak on a village outside Chengdu that “redeveloped” with scant compensation for former residents. For this summer: 20 China books to read. And from a Mar 21 tweet by Syun Tutiya: RT @DavidM_THE: Students coming to UK biggest export to China second to cars.