Despite the impressively massive growth of China’s economy over the last few years, it is becoming evident that progress is slowing. How did China grow so quickly in the first place? Investments in education, agriculture, exportation, and trade tariff reductions all played a role. There were, however, consequences of such rapid growth. The following infographic from Timothy Sykes outlines some of those consequences, provides additional details about how the China’s economy grew so fast, and forecasts the economic future of the country.