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Stratfor - Understanding the Real Threat to Oil Production in the Middle East
June 09, 2017
last three weeks have brought the world's biggest oil-producing region
back into the headlines. From a crisis in the Gulf Cooperation Council
(GCC) to the political aftermath of a terrorist attack in Tehran, recent
developments have renewed concerns that turmoil in the Middle East
could cause havoc in the international oil market.
The Problem With Our Maps Maps
shape our understanding of the world – and in an increasingly
interconnected and global economy, this geographic knowledge is more
important than ever.
Podcast: The Geopolitics of Baseball This
episode explores the geopolitics of baseball with Professors Tolga
Ozyurtcu and Thomas Hunt from the Department of Kinesiology and Health
Education at The University of Texas at Austin, regular contributors to
Stratfor Worldview’s series on the geopolitics of sports.