China and America: The Balance Is Shi...

China and America: The Balance Is Shifting

There are 4 comments on the www.theatlantic.com story from Nov 29, 2012, titled China and America: The Balance Is Shifting. In it, www.theatlantic.com reports that:

For decades, every trend in manufacturing favored the developing world and worked against the United States. But new tools that greatly speed up development from idea to finished product encourage start-up companies to locate here, not in Asia. Could global trade winds finally be blowing toward America again?

Near the end of this year’s second presidential debate, Candy Crowley of CNN pointed out that iPads, iPhones, and other globally sought-after Apple products are all made in China

What would it take, she asked both Mitt Romney and Barack Obama, to "convince a great American company to bring that manufacturing back here?" I listened to this question with special interest, since I was following the debate, via hotel-room TV, from the Shenzhen manufacturing zone of southern China, where many of those same iPads and iPhones are ... (more)

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Plegde 2da fook

Nha Trang, Vietnam

#1 Nov 29, 2012
Knee how ma Dr. Bill_Phd!;)

Since: Oct 12

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#2 Nov 30, 2012
...Hopefully, americans are beginning to resist buying the shoddy products, imported from China. We may be favorable, when they can raise their quality standards....or retailer's lower their GREED for huge markups.....
Sheik Yerbouti

New Hope, PA

#3 Nov 30, 2012
The only way these greedy entitles ceo's will bring the jobs back to this country is if they can pay slave wages and abuse their employees like they do in Asia!

Since: Oct 12

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#4 Nov 30, 2012
Just stop buying chinese crap....do it as long as possible, and see who folds first.....

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