Read it (NOW.) (DAMN IT.): Three Billion New Capitalists: The Great Shift of Wealth and Power to the East, by Clyde Prestowitz.
Factoids: Mall of America: 2.5 million square feet of shopping space. South China Mall: 7.1 million square feet. Adidas: 40 new stores per month opening in China ... for the next 40 months (1,500 Adidas stores already in China).
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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