Gulf State Analytics (GSA) analyzes and forecasts the Gulf Cooperation Council's geopolitical environment.
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Real Interest Rates, Oil, and Inflation: Implications for Saudi Arabia and the Emirates
Gulf State Analytics 10.13.16
Can Saudi Arabia Count on Pakistan’s Support for Sunni Alliance against Terrorism?
Gulf State Analytics 07.09.16
Bahrain and ASEAN’s Maturing Partnership
Saudi Arabia’s Delusion
Can Saudi Arabia’s Aid Policy Pay Off?
The Potential Impact of Iranian Politics on Future Iran-GCC Relations
The Gulf Arab States Versus Hezbollah
Gulf State Analytics 03.22.16
Hadi Should Look Southward for Legitimacy—Not North
The Asymmetry of Asymmetry in the Saudi-Iranian Rivalry
Turmoil in Eastern Saudi Arabia
Gulf State Analytics 03.10.16
The Future of U.S.-Saudi Relations
Gulf State Analytics 02.14.16
Worsening Crisis in Saudi-Iranian Relations Further Destabilizes the Middle East
Gulf State Analytics 02.01.16
Will an ‘Economically-Sovereign’ Kurdish State in Iraq Benefit the GCC?
Gulf State Analytics 01.28.16
The Saudi-Led Sunni Alliance: A Dangerous Stunt?
Saudi Executions: Rhetoric Versus Reality
The ‘New Normal’: The Era of Low-Cost Oil
Gulf State Analytics 12.21.15
Islamic State Challenges al-Qaeda in Yemen
Gulf State Analytics 12.19.15
Italy Eyes Closer Relations with Post-Sanctions Iran
Gulf State Analytics 12.16.15
Saudi Arabia and Russia Clash over Syria
Iran’s Low Cost Gambit in Yemen
Decentralizing Peace in Yemen
Qatar’s Economic Diversification and the World Cup
Kuwait’s Sectarian Equation
Gulf State Analytics 09.04.15
The UAE and China’s Thriving Partnership
Saudi Arabia and Israel’s Fertile Common Ground
Pakistan’s ‘Ambivalence’ in Yemen
Gulf State Analytics 06.16.15
Saudi Arabia has Unrealistic Goals in Yemen
Gulf State Analytics 05.22.15
The Struggle for a Democratic Bahrain
What is at Stake for the UAE in Tripoli?
Intrigue Surrounding Saudi Arabia’s Succession Masks Looming Strategic Dangers
Gulf State Analytics 03.12.15
China’s Influence in the Persian Gulf
Gulf State Analytics 03.11.15
GCC-Iran Relations in the Wake of Strategic Shifts in the Gulf
Gulf State Analytics 02.15.15
The Gulf and the Balkans: Islam, Investment, and Influence
Gulf State Analytics 02.14.15
Business as Usual in Bahrain
The Lingering Impasse in Iraq-Saudi Relations
The United Arab Emirates: A Rising Military Power
Will Iran and the West Reach an Agreement in 2015?
The Yemen Factor in Saudi Arabia’s Iran Calculus
Can Qatar Restore Its Foreign Policy Neutrality?
Qatar and Libya: Diminishing Returns
Gulf State Analytics 10.15.14