Book — xxiv, 145 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
Objectives, background, context
Population trends in China and India:
Demographic dividend or demographic drag?
China-India: a macroeconomic assessment
Science and technology
Chinese & Indian defense and defense procurement spending to
Conclusions and implications
Appendix A: Meta-analysis of economic growth in Dhina and India
Appendix B: Detailed calculations for and additional figures showing the projections in Chapter Four
Appendix C: Analytic tables.
China and India, the world's two most populous countries, will exercise increasing influence in international affairs in the coming decades. This document assesses the relative prospects of China and India through 2025 in four domains: demography, macroeconomics, science and technology, and defense spending and procurement. In each domain, the authors try to answer the following questions: Who is ahead? By how much? and Why? Assesses the relative prospects of India and China through 2025 in four domains: demography, macroeconomics, science and technology, and defense spending and procurement. (source: Nielsen Book Data)