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YF Exclusive: Henry Paulson on biggest economic risk for future generations

In the video above, available exclusively on Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer sits down with former Treasury Secretary Henry “Hank” Paulson at Gensler in Los Angeles as part of the Live Talks LA Business Forums series.

In the wide-ranging interview, Secretary Paulson previews what he believes will be the biggest economic events of the next 25 years for the United States and China. He also lays out what he sees as the biggest economic risk that future generations will face and the single most explosive economic issue on the table today.

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Secretary Paulson also discusses the circumstances he believes would push the United States and China to what he calls a “disastrous scenario” for the two countries.

Secretary Paulson, now the Chairman of the Paulson Institute, is the author of the new book, Dealing with China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower.

In the associated video, he shares his views on the relationship between the United States and China, what he calls the most important bilateral relationship for the United States. Secretary Paulson also shares his personal impressions of Chinese President Xi Jinping, as well as the Chinese people and culture.

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