Big state companies in industries struggling with over-capacity but with easy access to credit are borrowing funds, not to invest in their business but to lend to smaller firms sometimes at several times
Bigger banks, bigger investors, bigger corporations: They all threaten to ravage the economy — and our livelihoods Richard Eskow June 24, 2013 2:43pm (UTC) This article originally appeared on AlterNet.
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