Does a 2nd Trump term mean the American century is really over? Yes and no

by Rashmee

Posted on August 1, 2019


According to Joseph Nye, a second Trump term really will mean the American century is over. In a way. But we can’t be sure. Weasel words? Perhaps. But there’s a reason. The Harvard professor’s book, ‘Is the American Century Over?’ was published not too long ago. Recently, Professor Nye acknowledged that “a second term for Trump … Continue reading “Does a 2nd Trump term mean the American century is really over? Yes and no”

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The American century is not really over, a Chinese one has not really begun

by Rashmee

Posted on April 21, 2015


The American century is not really over and a Chinese one has not really begun. If it does. The scepticism is based on one set of recent figures (though these do not really say what they might seem to) and a longer-term trend towards imitativeness. First, to the recent developments. China’s growth has slowed sharply and … Continue reading “The American century is not really over, a Chinese one has not really begun”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK