Negotiating NAFTA’s Future

Negotiating NAFTA’s Future

December 23, 2016 Summary In Mexico, uncertainty abounds over U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and, in particular, his promises to change NAFTA. Although the next president will have the power to unilaterally pull out of the trade bloc, as he has threatened to do,...
The U.K. Plots Its Brexit Course

The U.K. Plots Its Brexit Course

December 19, 2016 Forecast Despite political friction between them, Britain’s government and Parliament will reach an understanding on the Brexit process, and the United Kingdom will formally announce its intention to leave the European Union in 2017. The United...
Vote: Should Hillary Be Prosecuted?

Vote: Should Hillary Be Prosecuted?

China is Riding a Tiger it Cannot Get Off by Ambrose Evans-Pritchard May 18, 2017 China’s authorities are increasingly worried by stress in the country’s financial system and the sudden slowdown in economic growth, fearing that it may now be too dangerous to press...
The Future of the Futuristic Hyperloop

The Future of the Futuristic Hyperloop

Following a recent visit to Elon Musk’s Tesla electric car factory in California, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed interest in a less mature but potentially more groundbreaking idea: Hyperloop. Musk, the founder of companies such as SpaceX and...