Weekly Geopolitical Report – The 2012 Geopolitical Outlook (December 19, 2011)

by Bill O’Grady

As is our custom, we use this last report of the year to offer our outlook for next year.  In this issue, we will discuss what we see as the key geopolitical issues that will affect the markets and the world in 2012.  This list is not exhaustive but highlights our greatest concerns.

Issue #1: The Eurozone

Issue #2: The Weakening of U.S. Global Dominance

Issue #3: The Rise of Iran

Issue #4: Questioning Globalization

Issue #5: The Passing of Kim Jong Il

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