September 26, 2022Middle East and North Africa
The Islamic Republic of Iran may be on an accelerated schedule for revolutionary decay, at least if compared to the USSR.
September 26, 2022Democratic Republic of Congo
The Congolese government is letting energy firms bid for access to its vast oil and gas reserves, raising concerns about the potential climate consequences.
September 23, 2022United States
President Biden has embraced "reforms" of the United Nations Security Council that are impractical and would undermine U.S. interests.
May 14, 2020COVID-19
The process of going into lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic has been revealing, especially in regards to oil. There are many elements to the smooth operation of global oil logistics that are n…
October 23, 2014
It’s been four years since China cut sales of rare earth elements (REEs) to Japan during a naval standoff between the two powers. Panic spread to markets and governments as people tried to figure ou…
September 26, 2022Women and Economic Growth
Sports reflect a societal trend of increasing automation. Policymakers should wrestle with the impact that autonomous technological development will have on the workforce, and ensure that marginalize…