Foreign Policy, International Relations and Global Affairs (Research Institutes)

Introduction On this page, you find a selection of research institutes that engage with foreign policy, international relations and global affairs. These websites serve reference material for professionals that participate in my skills training sessions. These are also the online

Transfer Risk, Convertibility Risk, Sovereign Risk, Political Risk (Online Publications)

Introduction On this page, you find a selection of online publications that my professional clients and my students use during my skills training sessions and Summer Schools. They focus on four central concepts in country risk analysis: transfer risk, convertibility

Data Series for Macro-Economic Risk Drivers and Political Risk Drivers (Online Publications)

Introduction On this page, you find a selection of online publications that my professional clients and my students use during my skills training sessions and Summer Schools. They focus on two critical aspects of country risk analysis: macro-economic risk indicators

Geopolitics of Natural Resources (Online Publications)

Introduction On this page, you find a selection of online publications that I used for developing my professional training sessions on geopolitics. This page focuses on the geopolitics of natural resources. These are also the online publications that I recommend

Geopolitics of Food, Water and Land Grabbing (Online Publications)

Introduction On this page, you find a selection of online publications that I used for developing my professional training sessions on geopolitics. This page focuses on the geopolitics of food, water and land grabbing. These are also the online publications

Geopolitics of Energy (Online Publications)

Introduction On this page, you find a selection of online publications that I used for developing my professional training sessions on geopolitics. This page focuses on the geopolitics of energy. These are also the online publications that I recommend to

Geopolitical Scenario Planning Summer School (National Security, Territorial/Maritime Conflicts and Foreign Policy Strategy)

Introduction of Geopolitical Scenario Planning Summer School The fourth edition of my Geopolitical Scenario Planning Summer School at Maastricht University is scheduled for 27 until 31 July 2020. As its sub-title suggests, it focuses on national security, territorial/maritime conflicts and

Geopolitical Trends Analysis Summer School (China’s Global Power, Nationalism in Europe and Africa’s Natural Resources)

Introduction of Geopolitical Trends Analysis Summer School The seventh edition of my Geopolitical Trends Analysis Summer School at Maastricht University is scheduled for 20 until 24 July 2020. As its sub-title suggests, it focuses on China’s global power, nationalism in

Media Representations and Research Methods Summer School (Critical Discourse Analysis, Social Semiotics and News Framing)

Introduction of Media Representations and Research Methods Summer School The seventh edition of my Media Representations and Research Methods Summer School at Maastricht University is scheduled for 13 until 17 July 2020. As its sub-title suggests, it focuses on critical

Country Risk Analysis Summer School (Macro-Economic and Political Risk Drivers of Emerging Markets)

Introduction of Country Risk Analysis Summer School The eighth edition of my Country Risk Analysis Summer School at Maastricht University is scheduled for 6 until 17 July 2020. As its sub-title suggests, it focuses on the macro-economic and political risk