Superpower? RAGHAV BAHL. back to issue. I began thinking about writing my book in April when the world was getting back on its feet after the economic . 16 Aug Network18 Founder and Editor Raghav Bahl looks at the India vs China growth story in his new book. 27 Oct Raghav Bahl is not an academic but a media person and a race between the two countries to become super powers, the geopolitics, the.

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It created a huge amount of foreign equity in the economy and laid the base for technological progress in the coastal areas.

He also talks about in depth about the “atrocities” of the Chinese govt and the unsustainable model of growth. The book is very well researched but very well crafted to present India as a better option for foreign bhal.

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All of them have been doing extremely well and two of them have got promoted to Consultants this year. In the age of supereconomies, it’s completely different where, though they would like to project military power, they are so deeply embedded into each other’s non-military ecosystems – economies, people-to-people contacts, migratory labour, technology, digitally connected – so this will be the age of competitions and trying to win raghac military battles but battles of climate, negotiations, trade negotiations – largely economic battles.

Aug 10, Arun Oberoi added it. Clearly, India, America and China will be the three dominant ones. China is spectacularly effective in building infrastructure and is now reinvesting almost half its GDP. Stay in Touch Sign up. I would really wish the l An excellently documented book.


Harsh Khandelwal rated it it was ok Jun 15, Harjot rated it liked it Feb 20, It will happen over 10 to 20 years and a lot will depend on how we manage our economy. But I don’t think either India or America or even the Western bloc, clearly realises that here is a country that has become very powerful.

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All of this is not going to happen in a day. India is about eight per cent but is the fastest-growing.

superpoweer The comparison between the two countries in unbiased and in my opinion, its a good book to read. The conventional wisdom is that infrastructure and capital investment should keep pace with economic growth.

Age of supereconomies different from that of superpowers: Raghav Behl

Apr 13, Parth Agrawal rated it really liked it. He summarises the winner in just one line “Can India fix its governance before China fixes its politics” In his career as one of India’s leading journalists and entrepreneurs, Raghav Bahl has often faced this superppower, and many others, from bewildered visitors: India coming back into the mainstream is another.

A lot of the stuff in the book I had known from news and hearsay, but reading it all in comparative and chronological manner along with the world events and philosophies and cultures, the understanding is so much clearer.

He owns a media hub and did a great deal of publicity through it. He is virtually saying let’s talk, let’s not become inflexible about it. The book takes off in a diplomatic way.

And unlike the Soviet Union, it isn’t isolated. That was just 20 years ago, superpowrr is a blink for civilizations. The book still makes very interesting reading as it provides rich information about the backgrounds and strategies adopted by China and India over the years to progress in public sectors like energy, educations etc.


The entire placement program was very professionally managed and the campus premise was remarkable.

Klaus Schwab and Nicholas Davis. No trivia or quizzes yet. I do find Raghav a little biased about opening up the economy, but isn’t really too pressing. Compared to the other books that I’ve read, this was really not a good one. This virtuous cycle actually continued until three years ago when the US asset bubble got pricked, and American consumers lost the capacity to spend. So they have very selectively globalized certain sectors of their country which raghxv are comfortable with.

It’s very much integrated into the global system and the Chinese are intelligent enough to realise auperpower a lot of their strength is coming from this integration. From Global to Local. As in the childhood story, the hare, having an initial advantage, becomes careless while the tortoise keeps moving, though at a slower pace, but finally wins the race.

A depressing and non sense ideas of how to extort money by capitalism.

Book extract: Raghav Bahl’s ‘Superpower?’

This was at sharp variance with the insular economy that the Soviets tried to build, leading to their miserable failure. Dec 01, Deepika Pundora rated it liked it.

I ndia and China also share a geographical water tower that daghav their rivers.