Has China Won
The Chinese Challenge to American Primacy
The defining geopolitical contest of the twenty-first century is between China and the US. But is it avoidable? And if it happens, is the outcome already inevitable?
US-China Relations: Past, Present and Future
This course will provide an overview of the economic, military, political and cultural dimensions of the rising United States-China geopolitical contest. It will examine the strategic perspectives and mistakes of both countries, and suggest what can be done to prevent further escalation of the contest.
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Prof. Kishore Mahbubani
Asia Research Institute
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