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India: The Next Superpower?

India: The Next Superpower?

Hillary Clinton called India "not just a regional power, but a global power".

This report looks at India’s prospects as a great power from economic, military, environmental and soft power perspectives including issues such as democracy and corruption.

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India: The Next Superpower?

Published March 2012 


Executive Summary
Nicholas Kitchen

Will India Become a Superpower?
Ramachandra Guha

The Untold Story of India's Economy
D. Rajeev Sibal

The Military Dimensions of India's Rise
Iskander Rehman

India's Soft Power: From Potential to Reality?
Nicolas Blarel

India's National Interests and Diplomatic Activism: Towards Global Leadership?
Oliver Stuenkel

Globalisation, Society and Inequalities
Harish Wankhede

Mukulika Banerjee

Corruption in India
Andrew Sanchez

Managing the Environment: A Growing Problem for a Growing Power
Sandeep Sengupta

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