Associated Risks and Legal Limitations of Cyber Warfare

State governments and private businesses are increasingly vulnerable to harmful cyber operations....

Cobalt Mining in the DRC: Outlook and Implications

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) holds vast reserves of mineral wealth. These resources...

Salient Risks of Sand Mining: Consumption, Construction, and Compliance

Sand is a seemingly plain but in fact enormously valuable natural resource. Sand is ubiquitous in...

Chinese Mekong Dominance: Hydropower in Southeast Asia

Summary This Risk Report highlights the Mekong River as an influential factor with regards to...

Chinese Arctic Ambitions: Energy Security in the Next International Arena

Summary This Risk Report highlights the future prospects of the Arctic region as an arena for...

Territory Disputes in the South China Sea: Impact on Regional Security, Natural Resources, and International Trade

Summary: This Risk Report highlights the connection of territorial disputes in the South China Sea...

A Strategic Assessment of Imran Khan's Pakistan

Summary: This Special Report examines the economic and security outlook for Pakistan. It examines...

China-Ethiopia Partnership: Sharpening the Horn of Africa

Summary: The Washington Consensus reform program from the 1980s and 1990s resulted in the economic...

Turkic Transnationalism: Examining the Uyghurs of Xinjiang

Summary: This Risk Report briefly examines transnational aspects of the Uyghurs of Xinjiang, China....

Nuclearization Politics: Withdrawing to Engage

Developments: The Trump Administration withdraws the U SA from the JCPOA and reimposes sanctions on...