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After decades of rip-roaring growth, China’s money machine is off-kilter.

SHENZEN — After 30 years of meteoric, double-digit GDP growth, China’s economy is off-kilter. The main drivers — exports and infrastructure investment — have lost their punch. Meanwhile, low wages and high housing costs have made it impossible for Chinese consumers to fill the gap. And as wages rise, competitiveness suffers. Is this the end of China's boom? 

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