China is not the villian

With "Made in China" labels everywhere, the villain in the decline of Australian manufacturing appears easy to spot. But, as Roy Green and James Laurenceson argue, a closer look reveals that Chinese imports have been responsible for little of manufacturing's woes. Moreover, China is shaping up as a source of salvation in the future, and not in the way we may imagine.

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Professor James Laurenceson is the deputy director of the Australia-China Relations Institute at the University of Technology, Sydney. Professor Roy Green is the Dean of the UTS Business School.