03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Global Crisis Makes US More Dependent On China Than Ever

When US President Barack Obama visits China this weekend, he will encounter a rival that sees the financial crisis as more of an opportunity than a threat. America, on the other hand, has been fundamentally weakened by the global crunch -- and is more dependent on the goodwill of the rising superpower than ever.

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