TITLE

Why China has long way to go as a country

AUTHOR(S)
Combs, Heath E.
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/20/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 49, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the reasons why China will find it difficult to succeed the U.S. as the world's No. 1 economic power. According to the author, China has several issues to settle including air pollution, slave labor and kidnappings in Shanxi Province and industrial pollution. The author adds that it is difficult for him to respect the country where the government controls the media.
ACCESSION #
26340458

 

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