Investor Jim Chanos sees China as a 'terrible place' for U.S. investors, reveals his shorts tied to China

James Chanos and Leon Cooperman at the 2019 Delivering Alpa conference in New York on Sept. 19. 2019.
Adam Jeffery | CNBC

Short seller Jim Chanos told CNBC on Monday he believes it's a mistake to go long Chinese stocks, while doubling down on his concerns about the world's second-largest economy.

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