Will China “Go Nuclear” and Dump US Bonds?

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FS Insider interviews Michael Pettis in Beijing on US-China advantages and disadvantages in a trade war, whether China will use the “nuclear option” of dumping its large US bond holdings and what would likely happen if so, while also providing his outlook on industrial and agricultural commodities and much, much more. Pettis is the author of several books including his most recent, The Great Rebalancing: Trade, Conflict, and the Perilous Road Ahead for the World Economy, a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and also a professor of finance at the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing.

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