Asia Specialist Diplomat Professor
SUGGESTED TOPICS• The Rise of Asia
• The Future of Capitalism:
An Asian View
• New Perspectives on Global Geopolitics
• The Future of America and Europe in the Asian Century
• The Globalization of Higher Education
• The Geopolitics of Energy
• The Next Big Idea:
Why Global Governance and International Coordination Matter in an Age of Globalized Economies
• Additional Topics and Titles
The Rise of AsiaThe Rise of Asia
For the past two centuries, Asians have been bystanders in history. In the 21st century, they are returning to centre stage, renewing the historical norm of the first 18 centuries. The world’s largest economies will be Asian. Why is this happening now? What factors explain the rise of Asia? How should the rest of the world adjust to Asia’s rise? These are the key questions of our time.
Additional Topics and Titles• Islam and the West: Can a Clash of Civilizations be Averted?
• Asia-Pacific: The Birth of a New Regional Order
• Europe: Long-Term Consequences of Geopolitical Incompetence?
• Why the World Needs New Global Leadership
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