About: Jacob Shapiro

Beware of Italy’s banking crisis

The looming banking crisis in Italy spells trouble not just for Europe’s fourth largest economy, but also for the EU and an already sputtering global economy, writes Jacob Shapiro for Geopolitical Futures .
Global Europe 05-08-2013

Past not a measure for the present Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

The old paradigms in the Middle East peace process may not be adequate in assessing the potential of the negotiations launched last week, writes Jacob Shapiro.