Uprising: Will Emerging Markets Shape or Shake the World Economy?
George Magnus, one of the world's most respected economic analysts, is your guide through the challenges and opportunities for emerging markets and those doing business in them.
This magisterial book looks in detail at China and India – the big players – and also less hyped but crucial markets, including Eastern European countries and Turkey. Magnus takes in his sweep everything from commodity prices to climate change, and from comparative advantage to demographic to provide a compelling analysis of what the future might look like – not just for emerging markets, but for investors, businesses and economies everywhere.
Uprising is a must-read for anyone who cares about the future of the global economy.
Chapter 1 Back to the Future? 27
Chapter 2 Who Are Those Guys? 55
Chapter 3 To Armageddon and Back 89
Chapter 4 Atomic Clouds of Footloose Funds 123
Chapter 5 After the Crisis: Catharsis or Chaos? 157
Chapter 6 Older and Wiser: Demographic and
Technological Challenges 205
Chapter 7 The Climate Change Catch–22 261
Chapter 8 Who Will Inherit the Earth? 299
George Magnus is well-known and respected as a public commentator on the long-term consequences of the financial crisis. His first book The Age of Aging: How Demographics are Changing the Global Economy and Our World was published by Wiley in 2008. He lives, works and writes in London, is married and has four children.