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China ‘smashes’ its tech sector to build a new template for growth

Beijing has been cracking down on China’s homegrown technology companies, and this has accelerated in the past few months. This has, unsurprisingly, prompted speculation of China’s motives. But the explanations proffered so far by experts betray a palpable lack of sophistication. The crackdown is monumental and potentially paradigm-shifting, and will fundamentally redefine what “progress” in […]