How Developing Nations See the Economy, China, the U.S.
World’s Leading Economic Power
United States and China: The Image of the Globe’s Two Superpowers
China Seen Surpassing the U.S. as Superpower, Poll Shows
China Perceived to be Overtaking U.S. as Leading Superpower
In 15 of 22 nations surveyed in a Pew Research study, pluralities or majorities of these publics believe that China either will replace or already has replaced the United States as the world’s leading superpower.
From Hyperpower to Declining Power
Since the Sept. 11 attacks, views about American power have changed, as economic issues have trumped security concerns. Today, many see the U.S. as a great power in decline.
U.S. Seen as Less Important, China as More Powerful
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