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Latest update : 2011-08-08

"Downgrade blues"

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Mon. 08/08/11. International papers explore what the US downgrade means for President Obama in the run up to the 2012 presidential election. According to the Wall Street Journal, China’s harsh rhetoric against the US is an attempt to deflect domestic criticism of the Chinese government’s own economic management.

 

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INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE: “Downgrade blues”

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