China Index: Waiting for the Party to start
By Katrina Hamlin
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.
The economy held more or less level in September, despite an unexpected drop-off in exports, according to Breakingviews’ alternative growth index. With new leaders set to reveal plans for the next decade at the “third plenum” later this month, the inertia could be short-lived.