The west is dimly aware that China’s gangbuster growth is creating a superpower, but we’ve kept our heads in the sand
The founder of the festival answers 11 of Prospect's questions
"Smart money" needn't only be an idiom. In the future, money could help you decide how to spend—and to make the world more ethical
The journalists’ hostility to Macron goes beyond politics or ideology: he’s trying to force them to embrace reality
Investment is fundamentally about the future—so what kind of future do you want to see?
An ex-US soldier's novel about the US Civil War and its aftermath is an ambitious exercise in Southern Gothic
Ian Buruma performed in slapstick theatre and filmed a whisky advert with Akira Kurosawa
Jeremy Corbyn talks about changing the world. But would his Britain just end up protesting from the sidelines?
Why are so many young, successful women conflicted about having children?
Wolitzer has been unjustly overshadowed by her male rivals