Paul Dobrescu is Professor at the Faculty of Communication and Public Relations, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Romania. His main research interests are the rise of the emerging world and the fate of superpowers, and he has published extensively in the fields of geopolitics, political sociology and communication. His latest works include: The Crises after the Crisis. A World without Compass and Hegemon (2016), Two-speed World. Emerging Powers and Developed Countries (2013), and Globalization’s Cunningness. The Assault on American Power (2010).