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Hong Kong Economic Woes Present Challenge, Opportunity

As protests in Hong Kong push into their second week, it is not just the fight for more representation at the ballot box that has driven protesters to the streets, but also concerns about economic opportunity. Problems such as the high cost of housing, and worries about how the the port-city's economy is rigged for the rich also are reasons why the protesters want more of a say in the decisions government leaders make. Hong Kong’s economic prowess as a global financial center and role...

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