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ChatChat - Claudia Cragg

Nov 15, 2018

In light of the tariffs imposed on China by the Trump administration and that country's retaliation, Claudia Cragg (@KGNUClaudia) speaks for "It's The Economy' with  George Magnus (@georgemagnus).

He is the author of Red Flags: Why Xi's China Is in Jeopardy, in which he explores four key issues that he believes China must confront and overcome in order to thrive - debt, middle income, the Renminbi and an aging population.

At the end of this month, Xi and Trump with meet in Buenos Aires for the G-20 meeting.

What is Xi Jinping doing to combat these issues and what more can be done?

In addition, how might China’s evolving relationship with the US impact future growth?

And is the Belt and Road initiative proving successful in bolstering China’s influence in Eurasia.