American Competitiveness in a Post-American World

Contrary to much of the narrative within Fareed Zakaria’s book The Post-American World, the United States is losing ground in terms of international competition and innovation.

In this webmemo ITIF senior analyst Daniel Castro and research analyst Scott Andes discuss Fareed Zakaria’s book The Post-American World and dispute his conclusions that the United States has little to worry about in terms of international competition and innovation.