May 17, 2012 Headlines: Germany-China Relationship, Industrial Production Up, Summer Employment, and More

Posted by smorgante on 05/17/2012

IHT: Germany and China are building a close relationship, and that has some observers taking note.

WSJ: Industrial production rises.

MW: The solar industry is bracing for a decision on imposing tariffs on illegal Chinese goods.

TIME: First-time unemployment claims are unchanged since last week.

The Hill: Lawmakers want reciprocal access to China’s banks.

NYDN: Summer employment will be up this year, including in manufacturing.

Krugman: Comparing Q1 GDP growth across developed nations.

WSJ: The economic growth and model of a modern Chinese megalopolis.

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