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April 15, 2021
Should the United States be worried about China's leadership in fintech and efforts to launch a central bank digital currency (CBDC) version of the RMB? Martin Chorzempa argues it should not, and that the Federal Reserve and Treasury are right to proceed cautiously to get any digital currency plans...