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keep an eye on Taobao: China's massive online market

Taobao, which is owned by Alibaba, started out as an eBay clone but has

Who's the baddest, Chinese peasants or grads?

Over the past few months I've heard two entirely different points of view about which groups in China are more likely to cause serious problems because of their unemployment.  Will it be educated university graduates, or urban factory workers returning to their villages?  Both groups have high expectations of being able to work and of becoming increasingly prosperous, and both have seen those expectations dashed.

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