Gideon Rachman

Financial Times


Gideon Rachman has been chief foreign affairs commentator for the Financial Times since 2006.

Previously, Rachman spent 15 years at The Economist, including spells as a foreign correspondent in Brussels, Washington, DC, and Bangkok. He began his career with the BBC World Service in 1984 and from 1988 to 1990, he was a reporter for The Sunday Correspondent, based in Washington, DC.

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APR 18, 2017 Podcast

Easternization: Asia's Rise and America's Decline from Obama to Trump and Beyond

"Financial Times" chief foreign affairs commentator Gideon Rachman says, "We've reached the point where the West's grip on world affairs begins to loosen." China's economic ...