George Friedman

United States

Chairman of Stratfor, a private company he founded in 1996 that publishes geopolitical analyses and forecasting of international affairs. He is the best-selling author of books on national security and geopolitical forecasting including “The Next 100 Years” and “The Next Decade.” His forthcoming book "Flashpoints: The Emerging Crisis in Europe" will be released on January 27, 2015.

Dr Friedman graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from the City College of New York and a PhD in Government from Cornell University.

Materials

Strategic Forecasting: The Impersonal Dimension of Intelligence
04.12.2014
Strategic forecasting is that portion of intelligence that focuses on events that have broad and fundamental effects on the international system. Examples of strategic events would include the

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Valdai Paper #6: Strategic Forecasting: The Impersonal Dimension of Intelligence
04.12.2014
The sixth Valdai Paper introduces to the reader the part of the intelligence which is not common among government and state intelligence services. Dealing with the fundamental events this analysis

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George Friedman