Major shifts underway in the Chinese economy that Stratfor has forecast and discussed for years have now drawn the attention of the mainstream media. Many have asked when China would find itself in an economic crisis, to which we have answered that China has been there for awhile.
Economies are in a bind. Europe remains a mess and the best cautionary example of why its nuts to remain on this crazy path that has the administration so enamored. But we are on this shaky path that will see new regulation including the healthcare law upset economic progress. Already we hear more and more businesses talk about the new definition of "full time" employment, and it ain't good.
Yes, the same methodology that told us that Scott Walker would lose his recall bid; the same methodology that has Democrats showing up at the polls by a 7-11 point advantage in turnout and have Obama up 7 points on Romney. Yes, this same methodology has produced stunning job creation results, just in the nick of time. Math? No. A miracle.