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Unsustainable envelopment goals: China’s zero-covid fight

Unsustainable envelopment goals: China’s zero-covid fight

Update: 2022-01-213
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The Omicron variant is destined to test the limits of a policy that has already proved costly: consumption, growth and confidence are all flagging. The effects of Russia’s gulag did not stop when the labour camps closed: there appear to be long-term benefits for nearby areas. And why cycling in the Arab world is on the rise.

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Unsustainable envelopment goals: China’s zero-covid fight

Unsustainable envelopment goals: China’s zero-covid fight