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Professor Joseph Nye

Editor's Insight: Public servants join All Blacks and Hobbits as Kiwi soft power giants

Mon 24 Aug 1

Two global soft power lists give credit to quality of government as well as sport and culture.

 

Nevil Gibson discusses his latest Editor's Insight on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

The Hobbit

Despite Hobbit, NZ falls off global Top 20 'Soft Power' list

Holiday Review

“Gangnam style,” Brazil’s burgeoning status and Turkey’s increasing global outreach have all combined to push New Zealand out of a new ranking of the world’s top 20 “soft powers.”

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