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Old 09-27-2019, 04:01 PM   #7149 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by redpoint5 View Post
China has ICBMs: they are a superpower.

Development occurs quickly when you're starting from scratch, pay no attention to intellectual property rights, and start adopting aspects of free market economics.

China is motivated too at the prospect of prosperity, whereas other developed countries take prosperity for granted.

China is advancing despite Communism, not because of it.
It's actually what economists refer to as the 'Third Way.' It's the hybrid, mixed- economy model,not laissez-faire,not communism.
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