December 6, 2016

Russia Could Run Out Of Money By 2017

Is Putin Leading Russia Into A Great Depression?

How China Hides Its Infrastructure Debt

China's enormous infrastructure spending was often invoked as a model for the U.S. in the campaign speeches of President-Elect Donald Trump. But with debt piling up, Beijing must juggle ever-more furiously to maintain appearances.

Stratfor: 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

December 7 marks the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. In this special edition of the Stratfor Talks podcast, host Ben Sheen interviews three analysts about issues and trends related to the attack that continue to unfold. Senior Military Analyst Omar Lamrani explores the evolution of Japan as a maritime power since the end of World War II. Then we examine the ongoing trend of Japanese normalization with Stratfor Vice President of Strategic Analysis Rodger Baker. And Senior Analyst Sim Tack looks at the nature of and challenges posed by strategic intelligence failures from Pearl Harbor to today.