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Chinese currency and U.S. debt

10 videos
This tutorial contains short videos that explain how China and the United States are intertwined through currency and debt. This is key for understanding the current global macro picture.

Floating exchange resolving trade imbalance

VIDEO 4:06 minutes
Floating Exchange Resolving Trade Imbalance

China pegs to dollar to keep trade imbalance

VIDEO 3:01 minutes
China Pegs to Dollar to Keep Trade Imbalance

China buys US bonds

VIDEO 2:51 minutes
China buys US Bonds

Review of China US currency situation

VIDEO 2:36 minutes
Review of China US currency situation

Data on Chinese M1 increase in 2010

VIDEO 3:12 minutes
Data on Chinese M1 Increase in 2010

Data on Chinese foreign assets increase in 2010

VIDEO 3:41 minutes
Data on Chinese Foreign Assets Increase in 2010

Data on Chinese US balance of payments

VIDEO 4:17 minutes
Data on Chinese US Balance of Payments

Chinese inflation

VIDEO 3:22 minutes
Chinese inflation

Floating exchange effect on China

VIDEO 3:26 minutes
Floating Exchange Effect on China

Floating exchange effect on US

VIDEO 4:16 minutes
Floating Exchange Effect on US