PBS NewsHour

China is producing billionaires faster than any other nation

Clip: 09/29/2019 | 10m 16s

Communist China's planned economy once prevented its citizens from becoming wealthy. But China now produces billionaires faster than any country in the world, even as President Xi Jinping has cracked down on ostentatious displays of wealth. Special correspondent Katrina Yu reports on the fourth in a 10-part series, "China: Power and Prosperity," with support from the Pulitzer Center.

Aired: 09/29/19

Rating: NR

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