Prof. Robert J. Lieber

Prof. Robert J. Lieber

Prof. Robert J. Lieber is a professor of government and international affairs at Georgetown University.

The Declinists Are Wrong Again

| July 30, 2008

American global power and diplomatic predominance will likely persevere. Neither the rise of important regional powers, nor competition in a globalized world economy, nor “imperial overstretch,” nor American domestic-economic weakness will have the negative transformative effects that “new declinists” postulate.

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