agreements. Ron Paul voted against NAFTA, GATT and constantly rails against the WTO.
without competition prices can't go lower, China has the market cornered on some industries like textiles, which is why prices have skyrocketed from just a couple years ago.
Sure the Dollar and the Fed printing matter as well, but you could basically give China every US job from police officer to doctor to congressman to Wal mart greeter and they would still have 600 billion unemployed, they have a never ending supply and sooner or later they will corner the market or you will be out of a job. Now if you are a globalists and don't care if the United States exists or countries exist and want one global Goverment then free trade will work.