My Take by Alex Lo
What globalisation says about our past and future
- How many globalisations has the world had and did they all end badly? The answer, whatever it is, may be a better predictor for the rest of this century than simply asking whether a rising power challenging a dominant power usually leads to war
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.