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Beijing Floods: Another Black Eye for Subsidized Housing

August 2, 2012

If this doesn’t piss you off, I don’t know what will. Government-subsidized housing has gotten a bad rap in recent years. We’ve seen scandals about corruption, shoddy building, and eligibility rules being broken. The recent floods in Beijing also let us see some of the dirty little construction secrets (well, not exactly secret, but at […]