From Financial Times:
The Chinese see their country matching the US in terms of global influence within the next 10 years, while a majority of Americans, Chinese and Indians see the US losing its status as the world’s unrivalled superpower within the next half century, according to an international poll released on Wednesday.
The study by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, in partnership with the Asia Society, also revealed that Americans remained “steady internationalists” and were not reverting to protectionism and isolationism in spite of deep discontent over the Iraq war and fears for job security.
Most strikingly, the poll – carried out in China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia and the US in June and July – revealed a sense of confidence among Chinese and Indians in their countries’ destinies.[Full Text]
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