Kevin Rudd

Are China and the US doomed to conflict?

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Filmed Jan 2015 at TED2015
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The former prime minister of Australia, Kevin Rudd is also a longtime student of China, with a unique vantage point to watch its power rise in the past few decades. He asks whether the growing ambition of China will inevitably lead to conflict with other major powers — and suggests another narrative.

Kevin Rudd
/ International relations expert

While studying future alternatives for China’s global relations, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has come to an ominous conclusion: conflict is looming.  Full bio.

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