The Men Who Would Conquer China (2004)

20 Apr

58m; US
Directors: Nick Torrens and Jane St. Vincent Welch

For 4,000 years China largely succeeded, both culturally and economically, in keeping the rest of the world at bay. Following its introduction of reforms in the 1980’s, however, including a transition from a socialist to a market economy, China allowed multinational corporations to set up shop. Now that the world’s most populous nation is clearly on a fast track to capitalism, American investors are eagerly exploring ways to exploit China’s new ‘economic miracle.’

Icarus Films


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