Putin's Fairy Tale
Writing in Foreign Affairs, Alexander Kliment writes about the perils for Russia of Putin's decision to favor geopolitics over the economy and society. Read the article
A new tool in political risk analysis: political trajectories
Eurasia Group is proud to announce an innovation to our analytical products: Political Trajectories. More than 70 countries are now assigned positive, negative, or neutral trajectories, derived from a proprietary framework, representing our bottom-line take on how politics will impact the macro business environment within a specific country over time.
The Russians are not finished
Speaking with Yahoo! Finance "The Daily Ticker", Willis Sparks discusses why sanctions will not stop President Putin from fueling more unrest. Watch the interview
Intelligence Squared Debates: "Russia is a Marginal Power"
Between Syria, Snowden, Iran, and now Ukraine, the question of Russia's true geopolitical power is both important and unanswered. In this debate, Ian Bremmer, the founder and president of Eurasia Group, and Edward Lucas, a senior editor of The Economist, will argue that Russia is a marginal power. Ambassador Robert D. Blackwill, the former Deputy National Security Advisor under President George W. Bush, and Peter Hitchens, a columnist for Mail on Sunday and the former Moscow correspondent for Daily Express, argue that Russia is still a global force to be reckoned with. Watch the debate
Canada Could Be Loser in Euro Gas Dispute
Speaking with BNN "Commodities", Leslie Palti-Guzman discusses gas implications of the Ukraine/Russia crisis for Europe, the approval process of US LNG, and the link to Canadian LNG. Watch the interview
Top Risks of 2014
This report identifies the key geopolitical areas to keep an eye on for global investors, business leaders, and market participants. The major risks to watch this year include America's troubled alliances, diverging markets, the new China, petrostates and strategic data. Read the report
Ian Bremmer: 5 Stats that Explained the World This Week
Ian Bremmer shares five weekly data points that provide a glimpse into global trends, political dangers and international dynamics. Read the article
China: Superpower or Super Bust?
China is the major economy least likely to develop along a predictable path. For the National Interest, Ian Bremmer writes on the US-China relationship and China's highly uncertain - and highly impactful future. Read the article
Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World
Now available in paperback, Ian Bremmer's book illustrates a historic shift in the international system and the world economy and an unprecedented moment of global uncertainty. The G-Zero, a leaderless world of every nation for itself, will undermine our ability to keep the peace, expand opportunity, and feed growing populations. Visit the website