The World in 2019: A Year on the Edge

One era is ending and another will soon begin.

The World in 2018

Dec. 15, 2017 The dysfunction that will characterize the year has a decade’s worth of momentum behind it.

Daily Memo: The Global Economic Outlook Is Grim

All the news worth knowing today.

Daily Memo: Taiwan’s Allies, US Interest Rates

All the news worth knowing today.

The World in 2016: A Summary of Our Forecast

Dec. 2, 2015 We look ahead at the major geopolitical developments the world can expect to see in 2016. These include fragmentation in the European Union, as a result of the continuing refugee and financial crises, and a reluctant confrontation between Turkey and the Islamic State.

Here is a summary of some of our key predictions for the year ahead.

The Importance of Australia to the United States

Feb. 3, 2017 Personalities aside, both countries need each other.

Explaining Australia’s Resilience in the Face of the Exporters’ Crisis

Oct. 20, 2016 The country’s relatively strong export numbers won’t last.

Saudi Arabia Reaches Its Moment of Reckoning, the Quad Keeps Things...

Checking the pulse of our annual predictions, every two weeks.

Net Assessment of Australia

Jan. 22, 2016 Australia has the 12th largest economy in the world and it is the sixth largest country by land mass. It is without question the most powerful nation in the South Pacific, yet has struggled to achieve one of its most important strategic goals.