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The next decade [electronic resource] : Where We've Been . . . and Where We're Going. George Friedman.

Friedman, George. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780385532952 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Anchor, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: The author of the acclaimed New York Times bestseller The Next 100 Years now focuses his geopolitical forecasting acumen on the next decade and the imminent events and challenges that will test America and the world, specifically addressing the skills that will be required by the decade's leaders. The next ten years will be a time of massive transition. The wars in the Islamic world will be subsiding, and terrorism will become something we learn to live with. China will be encountering its crisis. We will be moving from a time when financial crises dominate the world to a time when labor shortages will begin to dominate. The new century will be taking shape in the next decade. In The Next Decade, George Friedman offers readers a pro­vocative and endlessly fascinating prognosis for the immedi­ate future. Using Machiavelli's The Prince as a model, Friedman focuses on the world's leaders--particularly the American...
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Subject: Nonfiction.
Politics.
Genre: Electronic books.

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