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Why China's rising currency will shred Trump's legacy

US president's policies have played into Xi Jinping's hands at every turn

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Trump's most impactful legacy may be trashing that dollar in ways that set up Xi's currency to fill the void.   © Ulrich Baumgarten/Getty Images

William Pesek is an award-winning Tokyo-based journalist and author of "Japanization: What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades."

China's currency is having an unexpected moment as Donald Trump's economy stumbles.

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