Join the World Events book group for a discussion Ian Bremmer's "Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World", which details risks and opportunities in a world without global leadership. Ian Bremmer is the founder and president of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm. The company provides financial, corporate, and government clients with information and insight on how political developments move markets.
Bremmer created Wall Street's first global political risk index, and has authored several books in addition to "Every Nation for Itself." He also wrote the national best seller, "The End of the Free Market: Who Wins the War Between States and Corporations?", and "The J Curve: A New Way to Understand Why Nations Rise and Fall", which was selected by The Economist as one of the best books of 2006. (http://www.amazon.com/Every-Nation-Itself-Winners-Losers/dp/1591844681)