A new World Bank report calls China's progress in reducing poverty "enviable" and shows that the percent of the Chinese population living below the poverty line declined from 65 percent in 1981 to 4 percent in 2007. David Dollar of the World Bank, a Worldfocus contributing blogger, explains the report's findings and explores the challenges still facing China.
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The World Bank announced that China's economy would grow less than expected this year -- bad news for the rest of world, including the United States. David Dollar, a Worldfocus contributing blogger and the World Bank's country director for China, breaks down China's complex and changing economy.