John Elliott John Elliott has been in South Asia for a total of 18 years, originally for the Financial Times. Since the mid-1990's, he has written for Fortune, The Economist, and the New Statesman and also writes a blog - Riding the Elephant http://ridingtheelephant.wordpress.com/. He is a past president of the Foreign Correspondents? Club of South Asia (2007-09)????? Publications: (in addition to Foreign Correspondent) - ?India and China - Asia?s New Giants: Stepping Stones to Prosperity?, Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Contemporary Studies (Delhi 1995) & ?Conflict or Co-operation: The Growth of Industrial Democracy?, Kogan Page (London 1977/1983).?