Economics

China Loans To Latin America Causing Alarm

Andres Oppenheimer: China loans to Latin America causing alarm

A new study showing that loans from China’s state-owned banks to Latin America rose by 71 percent last year is drawing alarm bells on both sides of the Pacific. The study, released last week by the Inter-American Dialogue and the Global Economic Governance Initiative at Boston University, says that Chinese banks lent Latin American countries $22…