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DEBATE: The Dollar at Bay?

President Xi Jinping wants China to take center stage in world affairs, and with China's economy expected to overtake America’s, perhaps during Xi’s presidency, he could get his wish. Will China’s dynamism – and Donald Trump’s carelessness – lead to the renminbi replacing the dollar as the world’s main reserve currency?

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