The End Of The Asian Century: War, Stagnation, And The Risks To The World's Most Dynamic Region

January 10, 2017|
The End Of The Asian Century: War, Stagnation, And The Risks To The World's Most Dynamic Region by Michael R. Auslin
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An urgently needed “risk map” of the many dangers that could derail Asia’s growth and stability

Since Marco Polo, the West has waited for the “Asian Century.” Today, the world believes that Century has arrived. Yet from China’s slumping economy to war clouds over the South China Sea and from environmental devastation to demographic crisis, Asia’s future is increasingly uncertain. Historian and geopolitical expert Michael Auslin argues that far from being a cohesive powerhouse, Asia is a fractured region threatened by stagnation and instability. Here, he provides a comprehensive account of the economic, military, political, and demographic risks that bedevil half of our world, arguing that Asia, working with the United States, has a unique opportunity to avert catastrophe – but only if it acts boldly. Bringing together firsthand observations and decades of research, Auslin’s provocative reassessment of Asia’s future will be a must-read for industry and investors, as well as politicians and scholars, for years to come.
Michael R. Auslin is the Williams-Griffis Fellow in Contemporary Asia at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University.
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Title:The End Of The Asian Century: War, Stagnation, And The Risks To The World's Most Dynamic Region
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:304 pages, 9.25 X 6.12 X 1.06 in
Shipping dimensions:304 pages, 9.25 X 6.12 X 1.06 in
Published:January 10, 2017
Publisher:Yale University Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780300212228

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