What will Asia look like in 2020? If young Asians have their way, governments and companies will be more transparent and accountable; more children will go to school as part of a wide-ranging poverty-reduction effort; air and water will be cleaner; and the region will have started to knit itself together more cohesively, both economically and politically.
Pity poor Japan. the “lost decade” has now turned into two. The country is gripped by self-doubt. And yet is it all really so grim?
Famed U.S. futurologists failed to see just how bad their book on China would be.
Why North Korea ranks as one of the great failures of the Bush Administration.