Dr. John C. Hulsman

Dr. John C. Hulsman is the president and managing partner of John C. Hulsman Enterprises, a prominent global political risk consulting firm. He is also senior columnist for City AM, the newspaper of the City of London. He can be contacted via

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New Zealand, Japan prove point on Asia-Pacific split

There can be absolutely no doubt that, in terms of political risk analysis, the Indo-Pacific is the pivotal arena of our new era. It contains most of the world’s future economic growth, just as it encompasses most of the world’s future geostrategic tensions.

April 30, 2021

Why Germany’s Green revolution actually means more of the same

The German political season began with an unprecedented bang this past week, as — for the first time in memory — the long-ruling, center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU)/Christian Social Union (CSU) alliance found itself knocked out of the driver’s seat of the country’s politics.

April 23, 2021

Biden’s challenge is not passing the infrastructure bill

For all the vital significance of George Washington and Franklin Roosevelt, if pressed I would have to say that Abraham Lincoln was the best and most important president the US has ever produced.

April 09, 2021