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Why China Is a Bigger Problem for the Global Economy Than You Think
Barron's
July 12, 2019

In the Midyear Barron’s Roundtable, Rupal Bhansali reviews her latest stock picks, and why she believes it is time to switch from FAANG to MANG.

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