Posts Tagged ‘conflict’


Why Fragile States Matter

After the stunning collapse of the Iranian regime in 1979, country risk analysts everywhere became desirous of some method to better calculate the risk of […] More

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Growing Skepticism of the UN

The United Nations is at an important point in history, where growing skepticism of multilateral institutions and the current liberal international order led by the […] More

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Measuring Levels of Fragility

For twelve years, the Fund for Peace has calculated and published the Fragile States Index (FSI), which measures state fragility around the world based on […] More

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Indicators of Political Instability

Why has Russia under President Vladimir Putin remained fairly stable despite worsening economic conditions? Is Zimbabwe likely to become embroiled in conflict when its 92-year […] More