The following video is part of this week's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with Bill Mann, Tim Hanson, and Joe Magyer, discuss the latest business news. In this segment the guys analyze the slowing economy in China. With recent retail sales falling below expectations and industrial production increasing, albeit at a slower rate, what are the implications for stocks in China? Tim discusses why Baidu is one of the exceptions that is succeeding despite the latest macroeconomic trends.

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