Dr. John C. Hulsman

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

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Keep your eyes on France in tale of two elections

The best political risk analysts have long been aware of a dirty secret lying at the heart of the analytical study of elections: Most of them don’t make much difference.

June 05, 2021

Draghi’s Italy is European establishment’s last best hope

Giuseppe Verdi, the country’s passionate national composer, put it best when he said: “You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” Having lived in five other European countries, I can personally attest to the fact that Italians remain uniquely adept at the art of living life.

May 14, 2021