Political risk must-reads
Eurasia Groupâ€™s weekly selection of essential reading for the political-risk junkie — presented in no particular order. As always, feel free to give us your feedback or selections by tweeting at us viaÂ @EurasiaGroupÂ orÂ @ianbremmer.
America should not try to keep its shale gas to itselfÂ –Â Bill Richardson
Russia uses energy as a tool of its foreign policy. America should too.
The year of leading from behindÂ –Â The Economist
What happens when Mexicoâ€™s reforms â€śbegin to hurt the powerful interests they are aimed at?â€ť
What would JFK have done about Iran?Â –Â Graham Allison
Lessons from the Cuban missile crisis offer a way forward with Iran.
Russiaâ€™s 21st century malaise in five grim chartsÂ –Â Brian Bremner
Five very good reasons that Russia is headed in the wrong direction.
European Square: Hashtag of Ukraine protestÂ –Â BBC Trending
Is Ukraine turning its back on Europe? These protesters have found a new way to say no.