China’s Economy Won’t Overtake the US, Some Now Predict

HONG KONG—The sharp slowdown in China’s growth in the past year is prompting many experts to reconsider when China will surpass the US as the world’s largest economy—or even if it ever will.

Until recently, many economists assumed China’s gross domestic product measured in US dollars would surpass that of the US by the end of the decade, capping what many consider to be the most extraordinary economic rise ever.

Leave a Comment