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America's Role in the World: Survey Results

September 12, 2012

A new Chicago Council on Global Affairs survey reveals a shift away from post 9/11 concerns to a focus on challenges from Asia. Council president Marshall Bouton describes Americans as “chastened” by the experiences of the past decade.


Marshall Bouton has been president of The Chicago Council on Global Affairs since 2001. Previously, he served as the executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Asia Society.