The Upside of Down: Why the Rise of the Rest is Good for the West

The Upside of Down: Why the Rise of the Rest is Good for the West

Charles Kenny


America is in decline, and the increase of the East indicates a bleak destiny for the world’s simply superpower – so is going the normal knowledge. yet what if the conventional measures of nationwide prestige aren't any longer as very important as they as soon as have been? What if America’s health used to be assessed based on solely various factors?

In The Upside of Down, Charles Kenny argues that America’s so-called decline is just relative to the newfound luck of alternative nations. and there's super upside to existence in a wealthier global: american citizens can reap the benefits of larger offerings and less expensive costs provided through colleges and hospitals in emerging international locations, and, with no leaving domestic, avail themselves of the hot innovations and items these nations will produce. the main to thriving during this international is to maneuver earlier the jeremiads approximately America’s deteriorating prestige and work out how top to use its new position in a multipolar global. A clean antidote to prophecies of yank decline, The Upside of Down bargains a clean and hugely confident examine America’s destiny in a wealthier world.

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