Pressure On China China's long been knocking at the door of the World Trade Organization, saying that it deserves membership. But the U.S. says the price of admission is that China first get its economic house in order, including ending protectionist policies that coddle its unprofitable state-owned enterprises. China says it's forcing the factories to operate more efficiently and to make a profit. NPR's Mary Kay Magistad visits one such factory that's making the painful transition.
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Pressure On China

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Pressure On China

Pressure On China

Pressure On China

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China's long been knocking at the door of the World Trade Organization, saying that it deserves membership. But the U.S. says the price of admission is that China first get its economic house in order, including ending protectionist policies that coddle its unprofitable state-owned enterprises. China says it's forcing the factories to operate more efficiently and to make a profit. NPR's Mary Kay Magistad visits one such factory that's making the painful transition.