Inflation a Risk Without Foreign Debt Buyers: Robertson – Economy * US * News * Story – CNBC.com: “The US is too dependent on Japan and China buying up the country’s debt and could face severe economic problems if that stops, Tiger Management founder and chairman Julian Robertson told CNBC.
‘It’s almost Armageddon if the Japanese and Chinese don’t buy our debt,” Robertson said in an interview. ‘I don’t know where we could get the money. I think we’ve let ourselves get in a terrible situation and I think we ought to try and get out of it.'”