After the end of cold war, Central Asian countries were looking at US to perhaps increase its hegemony in this region, as the clear winner of the war. However lack of imperial instincts among US citizens did not let that opportunity to be exploited in this way. Nevertheless setting aside the claims of Turkey and Germany,… Read More Who will rule Eurasia?
Example of Soscolo, a place in Italy which has developed into a centre of excellence in the manufacturing of the world’s best ceramic tiles in last 700 years to explain the concept of impact on businesses of the international environment is very handy. While Soscolo accounts for 20% of the world production of ceramic tiles… Read More Changing Global Business Environment
Location dimension of geo-politics is one of the most misunderstood aspects of understanding geopolitical variables. Just by having the advantages of precious mineral resources, a location may not get geopolitical benefits. On a local level, Indian States of Bihar and Jharkhand are enormously backward. On the same note many African countries with their rare natural resources… Read More Location based strategic relationship and geo-politics
Good responses are pouring in for CFC project phase 1 from India, Portugal and Italy. Survey is open for all the countries and individuals of the world and is now available online in following 3 languages English Version: Uploaded by Prof. Vijesh Jain (India) Web Link: http://www.kwiksurveys.com?s=NKONKF_9ef2392d Portugese Version: Uploaded by Prof. Susana Costa E… Read More Good reponses pouring in from New countries for CFC project
CFC (comfort with foreign cultures) research, which aims to quantify the level of comfort of different cultures of the world with foreign cultures, can help improve intercultrual understanding among natives of this planet and catalyse a more sustainable growth of humanity in the universe. The CFC Phase – 1, survey is open for all the… Read More CFC Research Survey Now on Web in 3 languages
Geopolitical Environment is a result of several variables including Historical events, cultural elements, resources at a given location, development process of the inhabitants of a place. Theoretically all these variables can be categorised in terms of three important dimensions of Geopolitical Process – Time Dimension, Location dimension and demographic dimension. Of these 3 dimensions, Time… Read More Time Dimension of Geopolitical Process – The world is not flat
It is very unfortunate that US should be downgraded to a lower rating after so long roughly 100 years in time. This timing incidently correspond to the origin of Modern Geopolitical Thinking and the prophecies of Geopolitical Scientists of this time of origin. One interesting theory of the time is Halford Mackinder’s Theory, popularly known as… Read More Legacy of Mackinder’s Heartland Theory in Modern Times