Books The New Asian Hemisphere The Irresistible Shift of Global Power to the East by Kishore Mahbubani Hardcover, 314 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe New Asian HemisphereSubtitleThe Irresistible Shift of Global Power to the EastAuthorKishore Mahbubani Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Genres: Politics & Public Affairs Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The New Asian Hemisphere Books The Growing Economic Influence of China and India June 17, 2008 It's getting harder to comprehend the world economy without understanding two of the world's most rapidly growing economic powers. A new crop of books focus on how China and India's astonishing growth will play out in the global economy. The Growing Economic Influence of China and India Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90030319/91573856" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Books Excerpt: 'The New Asian Hemisphere' June 16, 2008 Read an excerpt from The New Asian Hemisphere: The Irresistible Shift of Global Power to the East by Kishore Mahbubani.