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McKinsey Global Institute release ‘The Future Of Asia’

McKinsey Global Institute, supporter of the Asia Scotland Institute, have released a report entitled ‘The future of Asia: Asian flows and networks are defining the next phase of globalization”. The full 84-page report (PDF 2.61 MB) can be downloaded here. This new paper builds on the McKinsey Global Institute’s research on globalization in January 2019 by examining…

The Trap

The Trap

October 2019 Some of your readers will have heard of The Thucydides Trap, but for those who have not it may have an application in the increasingly tense relations between the United States and China as the latter appears to represent a growing challenge to the former in global markets. The Thucydides Trap refers to…

Can the U.S. and China Make a Deal?

Asia Society Policy Institute – Can the U.S. and China Make a Deal?

Now that the celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China are over, it is time to direct attention back to the Sino-American trade war. That conflict may well be about to enter its endgame. Indeed, the next round of negotiations could be the last real chance to find…

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