There Goes the Neighbourhood: Australia and the Rise of Asia by Michael Wesley

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July–August 2011, no. 333

There Goes the Neighbourhood: Australia and the Rise of Asia by Michael Wesley

New South, $32.95 pb, 202 pp

There Goes the Neighbourhood: Australia and the Rise of Asia by Michael Wesley

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July–August 2011, no. 333

Sometime around 1820, forty years after its Industrial Revolution began, Britain overtook China to become the world’s richest country. Sometime between now and 2020, forty years after China’s own Industrial Revolution was launched by Deng Xiaoping’s economic reforms, China is set to overtake the United States and regain its place at the top of the world’s economy.

Hugh White reviews 'There Goes the Neighbourhood: Australia and the Rise of Asia' by Michael Wesley

There Goes the Neighbourhood: Australia and the Rise of Asia

by Michael Wesley

New South, $32.95 pb, 202 pp

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