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The China Price: The True Cost of Chinese Competitive Advantage, Harney, Alexandra

The China Price: The True Cost of Chinese Competitive Advantage

Authors: Harney, Alexandra
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: POL013000, POL011020, BUS070050
ISBN: 9781440636011, Related ISBNs: 0143114867, 144063601X, 1594201579, 9780143114864, 9781440636011
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 352
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: In this landmark work of investigative reporting, former Financial Times correspondent Alexandra Harney uncovers a story of immense significance to us all: how China's factory economy gains a competitive edge by selling out its workers, environment, and future. Harney's firsthand reporting brings us face-to-face with a world in which intense pricing pressure from Western companies combines with ubiquitous corruption and a lack of transparency to exact a staggering toll in human misery and environmental damage. This eye-opening expose offers, for the first time, an intimate look at the defining business story of our time.

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