This ebook assesses the problem to the dominance of Euro-American political and fiscal liberalism from China's emergence as a world presence. China provides the main major present-day instance of the twin technique of participation and resistance. Paltiel's bargains interesting insights into the possibility of equality in a method of world energy.
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