China

    Consistently strong-demand for Chinese imports could worsen global economic imbalances in 2011, warned Zhu Min, an aviser to the International Monetary Fund. Zhu said China should improve its efforts to transition from an export-driven economic growth model to one that is driven by domestic consumption, Bloomberg reports.

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    • Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.