中國數據之謎

Via Paul Krugman (from WSJ) (emphasis added),

Some China analysts are crying foul: If IVA [industrial value-added] growth figures are being cooked, surely that means China’s recent GDP data have been overstated too. China’s statisticians use IVA output to estimate what accounts for nearly half of China’s GDP.

China’s association of electricity generators has a solution: it’s stopped publishing consumption data.

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