China's Billionaire Club and Railway Problem

Created: 2013-03-13 18:16 EST

Category: China > China Focus

Who wants to be a billionaire? Chinese leaders do. In China’s legislature and top consulting body, there’s an astonishing 83 US-dollar billionaires. And those are just the ones we know about. When one-third of Chinese people live on less than two dollars a day, why are there so many billionaires at the top?

Joining today's show are NTD China analysts Jason Ma and Chen Zhifei.