AcknowledgementsFrom geopolitics to geoeconomicsWhat geoeconomics is and who the study is relevant forThe difference between the disciplines of geopolitics and geoeconomicsThe link to the study of strategy and intelligence studiesBusiness intelligenceHow new technology leads to increased transparencyHow the logic of geopolitics and geoeconomics moves in cyclesFrom classical economics to geoeconomicsThe link to evolutionary theoryThe cultural dimensionThe link to real political thoughtThe perspective of this bookThe legacy of the discipline of geopoliticsThe seduction of mapsThe seduction of historyThe seduction of current eventsThe renaissance of geopolitical thoughtThe Great GameThe conflict between Western and Asian valuesElements of geoeconomicsThe doctrine of the NarelandNormative intelligence analysisA victory for historical materialismThe prevailing agenda: productivity and efficiencyThe organization as a vehicle for competitionCompetitive advantage of nations: theories and realitiesThe differences between geopolitics and geoeconomicsNation states controlled by multinationalsMultinationals controlled by the nation stateThe new nationalism of nation state and trade unionsThe arrival of the World StateGeoeconomics in relation to evolutionary theoryThe organic view of social behaviourEvolutionary theory versus environmental adaptationEvolutionary economics and the competition between scientific paradigmsOn the European continent: from Buffon to Lamarck, Cuvier, and DarwinGermany and Austria: Austrian versus historical schoolsThe USA: from Veblen to Boulding via SpencerGeorgescu-Roegen : the right man at the wrong timeParallels between Boulding and Luhmann: cybernetics and social systemsGeoeconomic maximsKey intelligence topics for the study of geoeconomicsPerspectives by topics and dimensionsThe economic dimension In generalThe work of a managerThe economy: financial versus military strengthWorld Business Activities (Dorling et al.: 2008)The age of intelligenceEconomic espionage and the intelligence communityImportant economic regions of the futureThe age of petroleumThe political dimensionRealpolitik, the self-interest of the nation stateThe strength of Europe and the EUThe many faces of democracyPopulismThe Welfare State and social protectionThe public sector and the problem of efficiencyState.The mass media and their logicManipulation and deceptionThe social dimensionThe evolution of societyPopulationsCulture, ethnicity, and "race"EducationThe drug trade and the MafiaTerrorism and WarUnemploymentReligions as a Social ForceColonialismLanguage and linguistic enclavesPerspectives by geographical locationThe Americas North America EuropeGermanyFranceBritainIrelandItalyThe Mediterranean basin The Nordic countries Eastern EuropeAsia and Australia TurkeyThe Middle EastIranIsraelIraqSyriaJordanSaudi ArabiaThe United Arab Emirates (UAE)BahrainQatarOmanYemenRussia and the Tartar worldKaliningrad/KönigsbergChechnyaThe CaucasusArmeniaAsiaCentral Asia: Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, KyrgyzstanIndiaPakistanAfghanistanUzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and TajikistanChinaTaiwanJapanSouth KoreaBruneiSingaporeThailandVietnamBurmaCambodiaAustraliaMongoliaAfricaSierra LeoneSudanNigeriaSomalia, Ethiopia, and the Horn of AfricaCongo and the Great Lakes regionChad and NigerBurkina Faso, Togo, Mali, and SenegalTanzaniaZimbabweSouthern AfricaBibliography
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