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The Second Reformation will mark the shift from a predominantly political era to one governed by economics. (SPENCER PLATT/Getty Images)

The Second Reformation: Transitioning to the Economic Era

In the coming age, corporations and marketplaces will replace state institutions at the forefront of historical progress. Read more…

Finance ministers and bankers from the G-7 states convene for their first session in Sendai, Japan, on May 20. (KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Geopolitical Calendar: Week of May 23, 2016

This is an internal Stratfor document listing significant meetings and events for the next week. Read more…

Gabonese President Ali-Ben Bongo Ondimba (L) and French President Francois Hollande shake hands in Paris. (STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

What Lets Gabon's Government Go Unchecked

Absent a severe threat to Gabonese stability, France is unlikely to intervene in an upcoming election that is sure to be controversial. Read more…