Interpreting India

Analyzing the International Order with Yogendra Kumar

Episode Summary

In this episode, Yogendra Kumar joins Deep Pal to analyze the state of the international order. The conclusion of the Cold War in 1991 heralded a new age of peace and prosperity under the leadership of Western powers. Yet, there remain several problems that plague the international system. What can be done to stem the decay of the international order and its constituent multilateral organizations?

Episode Notes

In this episode, Yogendra Kumar joins Deep Pal to analyze the state of the international order. The conclusion of the Cold War in 1991 heralded a new age of peace and prosperity under the leadership of Western powers. Yet, there remain several problems that plague the international system. What can be done to stem the decay of the international order and its constituent multilateral organizations? Yogendra Kumar is a former Indian ambassador. Deep Pal is a visiting fellow at the Asia Program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation: Mapping an Alternative Global Future  by Yogendra Kumar