Jim Chanos

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Chanos shares his thoughts on the world emerging from the election of Donald Trump and the tumultuous political events of 2016.
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For the past several years, well-known hedge fund manager Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates has been an outspoken China bear. He explains how he became concerned that the world's second largest economy is headed for trouble.
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Whatever else is going on in the business world -- sluggish economy, Washington budget battles, Cyprus bank runs -- the stock market doesn't seem to care. Why is this?
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I tried to identify the specifics of our disagreement, what assumptions both of us were making. And then tried to focus the discussion on these more precise points of disagreement. In the end we each learned from the other.
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Could China be on the verge of a bubble? Much of the economy has been driven by real estate construction designed for an
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"[We] worry that another round of asset purchases, with interest rates still near zero over a year into the recovery, will
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The people in the know know that nothing has been fixed, know that all the stimuli have barely been stimulated, and that the new jobs bill will never generate the number of jobs that are needed.
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Warren wants a new Consumer Financial Protection Agency, solely charged with protecting consumers, "giving families a fighting
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The bubble in China's real estate is unprecedented and companies exporting for the country's construction sector should be
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SHANGHAI -- James S. Chanos built one of the largest fortunes on Wall Street by foreseeing the collapse of Enron and other
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Famed hedge fund manager and short seller Jim Chanos recently gave a presentation at the University of Virginia's Value Investing
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Chanos and Paul Singer briefed prominent policy officials about the growing financial instability. They told officials that banks that were about to sink the global economy. They called for decisive action. And they were ignored.
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This happy band of G7 finance ministers looked perfectly relaxed as they arrived for their gathering in Washington in April
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Scroll down for video Both men agreed that the financial downturn allowed for the possibility of change, but worried that
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Jim Chanos's Kynikos Associates Ltd., a short seller of Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd., learned of negative analyst research