"Why should, for instance, within [the] eurozone some member's people have to work to 65, even longer, whereas in some other countries they are happily retiring at 55, languishing on the beach? This is unfair. The welfare system is good for any society to reduce the gap, to help those who happen to have disadvantages, to enjoy a good life, but a welfare society should not induce people not to work hard."
<p>Unfortunately Jin Liqun is right. This is why in ten years China will rule the world and Europe and possibly the US will be second class citizens. Most Chinese work harder and complain less than most Europeans.</p>