By Daniel Yergin, Joseph StanislawThe Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The Prize joins a number one professional at the international economic system to provide an incisive narrative of the dangers and possibilities which are rising because the stability of strength shifts world wide among governments and markets -- and the conflict over globalization comes entrance and center.
A tremendous narrative heritage, The Commanding Heights is in regards to the strongest fiscal forces at paintings on this planet this present day, and concerning the humans and the tips which are shaping the long run. around the globe, it has turn into more and more authorised dogma that fiscal actions can be ruled by way of marketplace forces, now not political matters. With chapters on Europe, the U.S., Britain, the 3rd global, the Arab States, Asia, China, India, Latin the USA, and the previous communist nations, Yergin and Stanislaw offer an incisive assessment of the country of the economic system, and of the battles among governments and markets in every one zone. Now up-to-date all through and with new chapters, The Commanding Heights explains a revolution that is unfolding earlier than our very eyes.