PRL Volume XXXII, Number 8 August 2010

AZERBAIJAN YAP in Control Parliamentary elections scheduled for November will proceed as planned, and a resounding victory for the governing YAP is all but certain. The opposition is hopelessly weak, the result of both repression and the personal ambitions of party leaders, which have impeded Read Entire Entry

South Africa Country Update

MOST LIKELY REGIMES AND THEIR PROBABILITIES 18-Month: Pragmatic ANC 60% Five-Year: Pragmatic ANC 50% (more…) Read Entire Entry

Pakistan Country Forecast Highlights

On Shaky Ground An already gloomy outlook for political stability has worsened markedly since heavy monsoon rains caused massive flood disaster, and the PPP regime’s weak response has seriously undermined public trust… Before the floods, President Asif Ali Zardari’s public approval ratings Read Entire Entry

Who Lends Money and Who Borrows It?

Which countries are the largest net lenders to the rest of the countries in the world?  Which countries are the largest net borrowers from the rest of the countries in the world?  Brunei Liberia Libya Niger Kuwait Mozambique Suriname Zimbabwe Azerbaijan Albania Qatar Gambia Norway Madagascar Read Entire Entry