driving down their price. The price decline will then become propaganda that Russia is
failing and its bonds are worthless.
every Latin American country in which the US has a business presence has been destabilized and overthrown.
These three countries should focus on integrating their economies and insulate themselves against the West.
Dr. Paul Craig Roberts was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy and associate editor of the Wall Street Journal. He was columnist for Business Week, Scripps Howard News Service, and Creators Syndicate. He has had many university appointments. His internet columns have attracted a worldwide following. Roberts' latest books are The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism and Economic Dissolution of the West, How America Was Lost, and The Neoconservative Threat to World Order.