How China became the US election bogeyman

How China became the US election bogeyman

Beijing : China | Sep 21, 2012 at 5:38 PM PDT
Source: BBC
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In the 1980s and early 1990s, Japan played the role of bogeyman. Tokyo's rising trade surplus with Washington came to symbolise fears of declining American competitiveness. And US presidential candidates vied with each other over who could be tougher on the Japanese. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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