The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 14 January 2021

This is the 14 January 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. As every week, below […]

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 7 January 2021

This is the 7 January 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). And with the first Weekly of the year, we wish you a Happy – and Safe – New Year 2021! This is a year that will very likely be intense. Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect […]

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 17 December 2020

This is the 17 December 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 17 December 2020 […]

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 19 November 2020

This is the 19 November 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). In a nutshell, we find this week a renewed focus on China-U.S. tension and likely American efforts to enlist further or again the EU. Meanwhile the COVID-19 pandemic does not disappear, far from it. Besides, of course, […]

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 12 November 2020

This is the 12 November 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 12 November 2020 […]

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 5 November 2020

This is the 5 November 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Editorial: We chose as featured article a post* explaining how a book, published by the MIT press, and thus surrounded by a scientific aura – indeed the book was peer-reviewed – was written in one month. Who […]

Global Apocalypse Now, the California Way

Design: Jean-Dominique Lavoix-Carli Facing Apocalypse The Apocalypse literally means “the Book of Revelation”. From a theological as well as heuristic point of view, it means that the Apocalypse is the moment in history when entire societies are forced to lift the veils of illusions. Doing so, the revelation of the real state of things emerges, […]

The Red (Team) Analysis Weekly – 10 September 2020

This is the 10 September 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). In a nutshell, the potential fragility of the U.S. both in domestic and international terms looms high on the agenda. Meanwhile, the COVID19 pandemic continues to play havoc while avoidance and denial do not relent. As a […]

Chimerica 3: The geopolitics of the U.S.-China turbo-recession

The American consumer is turning into a self-conscious, active, geopolitical and strategic actor on the world stage. This appears through its new and very negative attitude towards purchasing “made in China” goods (Brendan Murray, “Americans give the Made-in-China the cold shoulder”, Bloomberg, 17 May 2020). Towards the great decoupling? As it happens, for the last […]

The Red (Team) Analysis Weekly – 25 June 2020

This is the 25 June 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 25 June 2020 […]

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