RUCHIR SHARMA is head of Emerging Markets and Global Macro at Morgan Stanley Investment Management. He generally spends one week per month in a developing country. He has been a contributing editor with Newsweek and has penned essays for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, New York Times, Foreign Affairs, and Economic Times.
Breakout Nations offers journeys through more than two dozen of the most interesting economies in the emerging world. A new chapter written for the paperback edition explains what all this means for rich nations of the West and makes the case for an American economic renaissance. Learn more