Timmy ElsewhereFebruary 26, 2008 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere3 CommentsThe Business. Sovereign wealth funds and GM crops. previousWell, Not ReallynextWorstalls Elsewhere II 3 thoughts on “Timmy Elsewhere” Kay Tie February 26, 2008 at 2:05 pm “So where does matey get off telling other people what they may or may not do with their own money?” When/if (and only when/if) it crosses from investment into national security: deliberate undermining of a country by destabilising its economy. We’d clearly have little fear of Norway’s fund doing this, but do you trust the Saudis or the Chinese to the same degree? gene berman February 26, 2008 at 3:08 pm KT: I sympathize with the thought. But whatever gives you the idea that your own high muckety-mucks have your particular security any more firmly in view than the strangers might? Couldn’t get that conclusion from the high regard I find frequently expressed in this here pub, bud. Kay Tie February 26, 2008 at 4:18 pm “But whatever gives you the idea that your own high muckety-mucks have your particular security any more firmly in view than the strangers might?” With the balance of trade with China the way it is, I do fear the destabilising predations of an authoritarian Government with no respect for human rights and a total belief in its ability to control every aspect of every individual’s life. I’m also a bit worried about the Chinese Government too. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.