How concerned should emerging market investors be over China’s slowing economic growth? And will Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi be able to take the necessary steps to kick start the nation’s sluggish economy?

What are the long-term implications of the increasingly aggressive stance Russia has taken under the leadership of Vladimir Putin?

OppenheimerFunds’ Justin Leverenz, Director of Emerging Market Equities, discussed each of these issues – and more – in an appearance on Charlie Rose’s talk show. In a wide-ranging discussion with Rose, Leverenz explained why moves made by Putin, or China’s President Xi Jinping, should be viewed through a historical lens as those nations look to boost their influence on the global stage.

Watch Justin Leverenz’s entire conversation with Charlie Rose above.

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