resource nexus

Resource Curse Redux: Linking Food and Water Stress with Global Resource Supply Vulnerabilities


TA Fellows, Raimund Bleischwitz and Corey Johnson,and Research Assistant Michael Dozler's recent paper for the Transatlantic Academy Paper Series was published on June 4, 2012. This report provides a preliminary map of the global resource supply vulnerabilities from at-risk countries.

NEW REPORT: Unprecedented Global Resource Demand Will Lead To Severe Market Disruptions And Conflict


WASHINGTON (May 15 2012) — A study released this week by the Transatlantic Academy reveals that severe market disruptions and violent conflict at the interstate and local level in many hot spots -- especially in Asia, Africa, and Latin America -- are increasingly likely unless the transatlantic community takes the lead in addressing the challenges of unprecedented global demand for a nexus of reso