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The Elephant and the Dragon is the essential guide to understanding how India and China are reshaping our world. With labor now unbound from geographic borders, we're seeing startling shifts in how'”and where'”nearly everything we buy is made. In a compelling mix of history and on-the-ground reporting, veteran journalist Robyn Meredith untangles the complex web of business and politics, as well as environmental and cultural issues that entwine India, China, and the West. She also outlines how Americans'”business leaders, workers, politicians, even parents'”can understand the vast changes coming and thrive in this new age.

Author Biography

Robyn Meredith is a foreign correspondent for Forbes magazine who writes about India and China

Table of Contents

Introduction: Tectonic Economicsp. 9
Where Mao Meets the Middle Classp. 15
From the Spinning Wheel to the Fiber-Optic Wirep. 38
Made by America in Chinap. 58
The Internet's Spice Routep. 76
The Disassembly Linep. 97
India's Cultural Revolutionp. 117
Revolution by Dinner Partyp. 138
Geopolitics Mixed with Oil and Waterp. 159
A Catalyst for Competitivenessp. 188
Afterwordp. 214
Acknowledgmentsp. 217
Notesp. 219
Indexp. 237
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