The future is electric — how will demand for EVs be satisfied in the near term? The mid-term?
Nations always compete with one another. But, their goals need not involve wars — welcome to the new world of trade competition, the new geopolitics!
Why do things look grim for liberal democracy these days? How can our traditional democratic values fight back? Can we get together on any unimpeachable authority?
What is at the root of the new cold war with China? Looking at different forms of imperialism …
Ever since the first nation-states, there has been geopolitics, today competition between “great powers” is complicated by the multinational aspects of capital, confronting new nationalism.
It starts with the prestige makes, like Volvo, Tesla, BMW, then filters down to the mass market … note: Volvo’s first all-electric vehicle will be made in China (they are now owned by China’s Geely)
Unaware of economic facts, as usual, Trump claims China currency manipulation going in opposite direction from what it has been doing for last two years