Gideon Rachman: The dawn of the Chinese century

Just named by the Overseas Press Club as best commentator in any media on international news, Gideon Rachman asks if this will be the century of China, as the 20th century was that of the US? Featuring Eric Li, Shanghai-based political scientist and Hugh White of Australian National University. With Geoff Dyer, Kathrin Hille and Martin Wolf of the FT. Subscribe to the Big Picture podcast on, iTunes or Stitcher. FT podcasts feedback: Please tell us what you like and don’t like about our shows at and enter our prize draw

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