Commentary Topics

Which way is the enemy?

Sep 26, 2014

Which way is the enemy?

by Ramesh Thakur

As the West seems to be picking fights with several enemies simultaneously, there is the risk of the war on terror mutating into a self-perpetuating permanent war against a continually expanding list of enemies.

Sep 26, 2014

In praise of what looks like China's new norm

by Yao Yang

Based on the rising share of labor's national income, the decline in global demand, the aging population, rapid urbanization and education dividends from younger workers, China's annual growth rate over the next decade is forcecast to average 7.3 percent — which would still be ...