Yuen Yuen Ang
For America to lead again, Joe Biden must heal domestic fractures and address misgivings about globalisation
- The US cannot withdraw from global leadership and refuse to allow anyone else to take its place. If it wants to reclaim and retain its position, it must tackle inequality and the costs of globalisation – or risk a second Trump
Yuen Yuen Ang is a professor of political science and China specialist at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She is named an Andrew Carnegie Fellow for "high-calibre scholarship on the most pressing issues of our time", and advises the United Nations on inclusive and sustainable development.