Originally Posted by CAVEMAN
Those countries are doing fine because we have become so dependent on their goods and services. Once we're broke, they're broke!
When Europe and America are broke, if China is self sufficient...what she will do is collonize, and reinvest, and rebuild...so that she can begin trading again.
She will do what the Americas have done in places like Europe and more recently Iraq.
Its a sly form of imperialism IMHO...and she will be forced to do that so that she can keep trading...either that, or she will fracture