The results from this week’s Intelligence Squared debates are in and the voters have had their say. Is the American economic engine still second to none? Or does China’s take on capitalism create a superior economic paradigm for the 21st century?
Ian Bremmer, the founder and president of Eurasia Group, argues that China’s economic focus makes it a weaker competitor than the United States:
Author and Chinese expert Orville Schell believes that China’s political system harnesses the power of capitalism better than America’s:
To find out who wins out, check out the spirited debate in its entirety and see which side provided a better argument: