Dan Levin is a reporter for NEWSWEEK and The Daily Beast based in Beijing. His work has also appeared in The New York Times, New York magazine and Forbes, among other publications.

People Power

Officials backed down over the expansion of a toxic petrochemical plant—but don’t expect Beijing to get an environmental conscience any time soon, says Dan Levin.

Fallen Party Star

China’s Politburo expelled the disgraced politician—weeks before the power transition. Dan Levin reports.

Double Dip?

The Chinese government has kept the country's economic pistons pumping, but a new report shows ominous cracks in the facade.