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Foreign Exchange

Photo Credit: http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwC_1805_E78680_Flags.htm Before 1842, Canton (Guangzhou) was the only port in China open to foreigners. After losing the Opium/Trade War to the British, the Chinese government finally gave in to British demands, conceding the right to trade in five … Continue reading

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Photo Credit: Charles Whitman 1904 I’ve always wanted to write about this topic because there are many examples that show that limitations merely prevent us from pursuing one option, while leaving us no choice but to pursue other options. Helen … Continue reading

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on Foreign Investors

Photo Credit: Idobi In high school, I remember my friend mentioning foreign investors in a cautious tone.  Because of him, I’ve learned to view them in the same light.  But let’s qualify that. Foreign investment has benefited many nations with … Continue reading

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