Syed Zain Abbas Rizvi

Syed Zain Abbas Rizvi is a political and economic analyst. He focuses on geopolitical policymaking and international affairs. Rizvi has written extensively on foreign policy, historical crises and economic decision making of Europe and the US.

Playing by the Playbook: Another Spectacle of American Hegemonic Hypocrisy

The karma of destiny is perhaps the most patent representation of natural balance one could witness in a lifetime. The global divide between democracy...

A Global Economic Analysis: Is Normalcy in Store for 2023?

I seem to have forgotten how the world used to look like before 2020, especially in the context of economic sanity. The vagaries of...

The American Protectionism: Ironic Display of Reclusive Policies in a Globalized Trade Order

My fascination with international trade has always been both intriguing and unsurprising. As a scholar of the contemporary global political economy, my focus was...

The Misconstrued Economic Plight of Pakistan

The last few months have been quite a rigmarole through a warren of economic (and political) challenges. We should have expected a rocky road...

Critiquing the Pocketbook Criticism Ahead of Midterm Elections?

The US lawmakers are busy kitbitzing on varied matters of national interest as America heads into midterms on Nov. 8. Economic policies remain the...

Britain’s Economic Ruination: A Warning to the US?

The economic mess in Britain presages trouble for other advanced economies. The financial markets have readily punished the ill-conceived fiscal policies of Liz Truss....

Reanimating the Iran Nuclear Deal

The US-Iran negotiations are finally showing light at the end of the tunnel as a renewed nuclear deal is on cards. Yet the changing...

The Only Game in Town

“Having been forced into being the only game in town, they (Federal Reserve) now find their destiny is no longer entirely or even mostly...

Don't miss

Maldives’ Presidential Election and Possible Challenges for India

Indian foreign minister S. Jaishankar was on a three-day...

Aliyev’s Milosevic Tactics Towards Armenia

The region of Karabakh, located in modern day Azerbaijan...

Biden Is Slipping Into a Quagmire

In a matter of days, things have suddenly taken...

Will the World Face More Debt Crises in 2023?

It's already here, from Africa to America, from Morocco...

U.S. vs. China: Selective Cooperation by Trade War

Since the 1980s, trade has been a critical driver...