Economics

Does the Road to a Multipolar World Run through Ukraine?

Does the Road to a Multipolar World Run through Ukraine?

  • PEACE & SECURITY
  • 2015•02•28
  • Sunil Dasgupta University of Maryland Baltimore Country

Russia’s recent defiance of the US and NATO has convinced some analysts that we now live in a multipolar world. Sunil Dasgupta, isn’t so sure. Such a world would require India and China to side with Russia in confronting the West, which they remain reluctant to do, at least openly.

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