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The History of China’s Debt Risk and Implications for the Global Economy

In November, 2018, BFI hosted the University of Chicago’s annual US-China Forum, focusing on China and the Global Economy. Academic and policy leaders from the US and China participated in the Forum, and several participants offered their thoughts on China and the global economy including Anil Kashyap, the Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics and Finance at the Booth School of Business.

Kashyap describes China’s debt risk in a historical context, and potential implications for the global economy.

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