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Global Political Risks In 2013

Business Monitor International (BMI) has just published its latest quarterly Global Political Outlook, covering the year 2013. Perhaps the biggest single political risk with major international...

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Learning To Live With Geopolitical Shocks

Geopolitical shocks are reasonably frequent occurrences, but most are mitigated by prudent behaviour on the part of the main decision-makers, and very few crises escalate into regional wars. The fact...

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Taiwan’s Mounting Economic Challenges

Taiwan’s economy rebounded relatively quickly from the global financial crisis, posting an average 7.4% growth rate in 2010 and 2011, which followed a 1.8% contraction in 2009. This would appear to...

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Obama Heads To Myanmar: Implications

Barack Obama has decided to visit Myanmar (along with Thailand and Cambodia) in late November, on his first foreign trip since being re-elected on November 6. Obama will become the first sitting US...

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