China’s economic opaqueness, including doubts about the veracity of official figures, is one the biggest blind spots for policymakers and businesses around the world trying to plan for a highly unpredictable future.

It’s a little like trying to pilot a giant aircraft while a key gauge on the dashboard looks jammed.

This has brought increasing attention to the pronouncements of China’s economic authorities, as well as the performance of its once-isolated stock market.

Churning Over China

Churning Over China Infographic

Via Barry Ritholtz, Source: PIIE