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desatar, desencadenar
to unleash
China economy has unleashed uprecedent economic growth
uniforme, constante (velocidad, temperatura)
even
The transition hasn't been even
defecto
shortcoming
The system's main shortcoming
despido (de personas en una empresa)
layoff
It could accelerate the pace of layoffs
familia, hogar
household
Chinese households will benefit
insignificante
negligible
Net loses are likely to be negligible
deshacerse de, perder
to shed
restructured SOEs have shed many jobs
empuje
boost
the boost in GDP
reciclar, formar y actualizar conocimiento
to retrain
to support and retrain displaced workers
aprovecharse de, recurrir a
to draw on
The state could draw on these funds
mercados de valores
equity markets
relatively immature debt and equity markets
torcer, reorientar cambiando de dirección
to skew
not only skey the allocation of capital
estar a la altura de algo
to measure up to sthg
if they could measure up to systems in other emerging markets
estar en manos de
to accrue to
most of the savings accruing to households and companies
tener las raices, estar causados por
to root
the shortcomings are rooted in the relationships among its componentes
llevar a cabo una política
to pursue a policy of
China is pursing many important reforms
estorbar
to encumber
local political influence still encumber many bank branches
además
moreover
Moreover, despite the progress
garantía, aval
collateral
Change the collateral requirements for small business
privar(se) de
to deprive of
it deprives small business of the collateral they need
dispararse (los precios)
to soar
the real staate prices are soaring
quiebra, fallo grave
Bust
a bust may be imminent
estimular
to spur
to spur the development of the corporate'bond market
península, continente (la gran superficie de un país, región, ..=
mainland
the mainland needs more domestic financial intermediaries
aflojar
to loosen
loosening restrictions on investment types
acreedor, prestatario
borrower
to charge higher rates to borrowers
asombroso
staggering, astonishing
a staggering amount of physical infrastructure
tarea, trabajo, iniciativa, empresa
undertaking
either undertaking will almost cost more than...
carga
burden, load
it helps to reduce the burden
asistencia social, seguridad social
social welfare
suplementing the social welfare system
próspero
thriving
thus a thriving life insurance industry
extender
stretching
stretching the resources of China´s government
afrontar, abordar
to tackle
To tackle this social problem
exiguo
meager
the system offers only a meager income
campesino
peasant
landless peasants
prima (del seguro)
(insurance) premium
measured by the volume of premiums
problemas iniciales
teething problems
Beyond the teething problems of what is still a new industry
rendición, entrega
surrender
fallo, desliz
lapse
desatender, no ocuparse
to neglect
life insurers neglect the rural population
medios de comunicación
media outlets
the mass media will play a central role and the government hs the ability to direct these outlets