I thought this fitting — or at least amusing– as one last post in the Spring term of 2012, as the focus was heavily on a perceived “90’s revival” in fashion.
” In March, foreign direct investment into China fell about 6 percent from a year earlier, the fifth straight month of decline. That was the longest streak of monthly declines since 2009, when the financial crisis caused multinationals to slow overseas investment. China doesn’t depend on money from abroad, but it does require the technology and know-how that foreign multinationals bring.”
Well… There it is!