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A lesson for S Korea about China: Beware the gray rhino

With South Korea’s economy heavily dependent on China, its companies are vulnerable to Beijing’s political whims. It needs to recognize that unrecognized dangers – “gray rhinos” – are a feature of trading and investing in China. As consequences of the US housing bubble bursting in 2008 and spreading slowly and unevenly across the globe, Japan’s […]