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Ian Bremmer

Ian Bremmer

Founder and President, Eurasia Group

Ian Bremmer is the founder and president of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm. The company provides financial, corporate, and government clients with analysis and expertise about how political developments move markets and shape investment environments across the globe. Bremmer created Wall Street’s first global political risk index (GPRI) and has authored several books, including the national bestsellers, Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World (2012) and The End of the Free Market: Who Wins the War Between States and Corporations? (2011). Bremmer is a contributor for the Financial Times A-List and He has a PhD in political science from Stanford University and is a global research professor at New York University. His analysis focuses on global macro political trends and emerging markets, which he defines as “those countries where politics matter at least as much as economics for market outcomes.”

Ian Bremmer also participated in:

China Does Capitalism Better Than America - Against

America Should be the World's Policeman - Against

More About Ian Bremmer

Katy Waldman interviews Ian Bremmer, Slate, March 6, 2012

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Bremmer and Musacchio debate, “This house believes that state capitalism is a viable alternative to liberal capitalism,” for the Economist.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

With Europe, China and the U.S. in crisis, the real question is which of them will stumble first.

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Unrest, inflation and an aging populace stand in the way of the Middle Kingdom's touted domination.

Saturday, July 9, 2011

We are now living in a G-Zero world, one in which no single country or bloc of countries has the political and economic leverage -- or the will -- to drive a truly international agenda.

Friday, April 1, 2011

The world's two great powers are growing dangerously hostile to one another. Could this be worse than the cold war?

Monday, March 22, 2010

Across the world the free market is being overtaken by state capitalism, a system in which the state is the leading economic actor.

Monday, June 1, 2009