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Jack Ma punishment a lesson for China's other tech bad boys

Correcting misbehavior also an attempt to spur innovation

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Alibaba's founder Jack Ma, pictured in October 2018: China's anti-monopoly drive is akin to a parent disciplining a badly behaved child.   © Reuters

Nina Xiang is the founder of China Money Network, a media platform tracking China's venture and tech sectors

Around the world, a regulatory onslaught against Big Tech is in full swing.

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