Book Interview: China’s Great Wall of Debt

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FS Insider welcomes China expert Dinny McMahon to discuss his must-read book, China’s Great Wall of Debt: Shadow Banks, Ghost Cities, Massive Loans, and the End of the Chinese Miracle. Dinny spent ten years as a financial journalist in China, including six years in Beijing at The Wall Street Journal, and now lives in Chicago where he works at MacroPolo, a think tank focused on Chinese economic issues. In this interview, Dinny covers the unprecedented pace at which China has grown its debt, why they are having a hard time reversing course, and why China’s economic ascent is going to face major headwinds in the years ahead. Buy the book on Amazon by clicking here. (This interview originally aired on FS Insider April 11, 2018.)

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