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Risks from Over-Specialisation - China's Underwear Town

Graham Watson

22nd April 2016

This is an absolutely fascinating insight into China's one-trick industrial towns - underwear accounts for 80% of the Gurao's output. If that statistic isn't 'pants', I don't know what is! But is China's comparative advantage in underwear falling apart at the seams?

Graham Watson

Graham Watson has taught Economics for over twenty years. He contributes to Tutor2U, reads voraciously and is interested in all aspects of Teaching and Learning.

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