Modern China pp 93-106 | Cite as

China Speed: Modern China’s Work Ethic and Sociology

  • Huang Zhong
  • Cary Krosinsky


The speed of China’s economic growth over the past four decades has impressed the world. China’s high-speed growth is demonstrated throughout its economy, in its increasing political power and its technological and infrastructure development and its ability to drive change is unmatched. Fast development has at times come at the expense of labor conditions, environmental deterioration in communities and intellectual property violations but China learns fast as well.


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  • Huang Zhong
    • 1
  • Cary Krosinsky
    • 1
  1. 1.GuilfordUSA

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