Geopolitical Outlook for 2019

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Geopolitical Outlook for 2019

Speaker: Matt Gertken, PhD, Associate Vice President, BCA Research, Montreal, Canada

  • Format

    Video

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    50m

This session will give an overview of the market-relevant political and geopolitical outlook for 2019 rooted in the dominant trends of 2018 as well as our long-term structural trends.

Learning outcomes

  • Recall insight into contemporary global political, macroeconomic, and military events and the cyclical and secular trends leading into 2019 that will affect global markets
  • Identify how to use insight into geopolitical methodology as an analytical tool

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Overview

This session will give an overview of the market-relevant political and geopolitical outlook for 2019 rooted in the dominant trends of 2018 as well as our long-term structural trends. The focus will be on US policy after the midterms, the trade war with China, Trump's foreign policy toward Iran, North Korea, and Russia, and the macroeconomic context and consequences.

Professional development

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Prerequisites:General understanding of energy economics and related geopolitical risks.
Programme level:Intermediate
Duration:50m
Format:Video
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

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£35.00 (CIMA members only)

£45.00

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Speaker

  • Matt Gertken, PhD, Associate Vice President, BCA Research, Montreal, Canada

    Matt Gertken joined BCA in 2015. As Vice President of BCA’s Geopolitical Strategy, he covers political and policy issues in developed and emerging markets, including the U.S., China, and the rest of Asia. Before joining BCA, he worked as a Senior Analyst at Strategic Forecasting, Inc. (Stratfor), where he provided geopolitical analysis and political risk consulting. He frequently appears in international news media, including CBC, CNBC Asia, Bloomberg TV, and Fox Business News. He comes from a background in academics and publishing, and holds advanced degrees from the University of Cambridge and University of Texas at Austin.