Ian Bremmer helped invent the concept of political risk. The author, commentator, and founder of the Eurasia Group is regarded as one of the foremost experts on the subject — one with urgent relevance to today’s seemingly fragmented world. We spoke with Bremmer about the global risk profile, Trump, Russia, North Korea, and major issues currently off the general radar.
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Ian Bremmer is the president and founder of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm.