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Is the rising tide in China lifting all boats?

"It's the statue, man, The Statue."
by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Feb 5th, 2007 at 11:14:21 AM EST
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I would submit that if our own post-industrial societies have more (and more?) sinking boats, it might be unreasonable to expect a unformly buoyant Chinese flotilla.
by the stormy present (stormypresent aaaaaaat gmail etc) on Mon Feb 5th, 2007 at 11:18:58 AM EST
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No, of course not, and it would be silly to claim that this was the case.

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Mon Feb 5th, 2007 at 11:20:04 AM EST
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Then how does claiming that China's aggregate figures will approach the US' address the question of inequality in the global distribution of wealth?

"It's the statue, man, The Statue."
by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Feb 5th, 2007 at 11:21:49 AM EST
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