Jan. 19, 2017 Beijing is courting the Philippines president, but the U.S. has the upper hand.
Jan. 12, 2017 The prime minister’s decision to demonetize India’s currency is as much about centralizing power as economic reform.
Jan. 5, 2017 The demographics argument in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict deserves more scrutiny.
Dec. 29, 2016 Beijing faces a number of constraints.
Dec. 22, 2016 As the year comes to an close, we examine how our forecast for 2016 fared.
Dec. 15, 2016 We examine the three main actors that control territory in Syria.
Dec. 8, 2016 China must have access to U.S. consumer markets, and Donald Trump knows it.
Dec. 1, 2016 The kingdom could face challenges due to economic strains and plunging oil prices.
Nov. 25, 2016 Looking at the evolution of Texas as a borderland reveals underlying tensions between the two countries.
Nov. 16, 2016 Domestic political and economic problems have constrained the country’s influence over other Arab states.
Nov. 11, 2016 Will the new president change the U.S.’ trajectory?
Nov. 3, 2016 The country’s export-driven economy is straining to adapt.
Oct. 27, 2016 The Islamic State faces the possibility of losing its largest stronghold in Iraq.
Oct. 20, 2016 The government is introducing reforms to attract investment.
Oct. 13, 2016 Rising tensions in Kashmir mean the region can no longer be considered stable relative to the rest…
Oct. 6, 2016 The country’s long-term outlook remains strong, though it is facing some challenges in the near term.
Sept. 29, 2016 The most important challenge for Berlin is the division between eastern and western Germany.
Sept. 22, 2016 As external powers jockey for influence, instability is still rife in the divided region.
Sept. 15, 2016 Despite Western backing, the government has been unable to suppress the Taliban and gain control of the country.
Sept. 8, 2016 Instability runs rampant across the Eurasian landmass today at a level unseen since the years leading up…
Sept. 1, 2016 The instability is rooted in internal divisions that the government has failed to address.
Aug. 25, 2016 Though Berlin and Ankara’s relationship is often contentious, they know they need each other.
Aug. 18, 2016 With so many reports circulating, we take a step back to get the whole picture and see what’s…
Aug. 11, 2016 The president needs to fix the economy to ensure support from the Russian people.
Aug. 4, 2016 Those for and against free trade are often motivated by political agendas.
July 28, 2016 Though called “non-governmental,” NGOs often receive significant government funding and may pursue political agendas.
July 21, 2016 Ankara appears in disarray, but the attempted coup is unlikely to prevent it from taking the necessary steps…
July 14, 2016 While the U.S. at first seems fairly shielded from the Continent’s banking problems, a deeper look reveals substantial…
July 7, 2016 Six months into the year, we take a look at how our forecasts have held up so far.
June 29, 2016 The Continent is facing a new reality and a dysfunctional union.
June 22, 2016 As NATO members’ interests disperse, the alliance’s relevance wanes.
June 15, 2016 New countries are inheriting the role of the once-dominant basic manufacturing powerhouse.
June 8, 2016 The Islamic State is under pressure in Iraq and Syria, but its opponents also face great challenges.
June 1, 2016 What will the referendum mean for Britain and the union?
May 15, 2016 A downturn in the German economy would have ripple effects across Europe.