Needless Worrying About Chinese “Dumping” T-Bills

Ashby Monk

Michael Pettis has a fantastic and in-depth article on the recent drop in Chinese holdings of US Treasury Obligations. Here’s a snippet:

“Fear of Chinese “dumping” of US treasury bonds, even if it were possible, should be a non-issue, but since it plays easily into various geopolitical conspiracies, we seem to love to worry about it needlessly.”

Read it here.

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