The Colder War: How the Global Energy Trade Slipped from America's Grasp (Hardcover)
How the massive power shift in Russia threatens the political dominance of the United States
There is a new cold war underway, driven by a massive geopolitical power shift to Russia that went almost unnoticed across the globe. In The Colder War: How the Global Energy Trade Slipped from America's Grasp, energy expert Marin Katusa takes a look at the ways the western world is losing control of the energy market, and what can be done about it.
Russia is in the midst of a rapid economic and geopolitical renaissance under the rule of Vladimir Putin, a tenacious KGB officer turned modern-day tsar. Understanding his rise to power provides the keys to understanding the shift in the energy trade from Saudi Arabia to Russia. This powerful new position threatens to unravel the political dominance of the United States once and for all.
- Discover how political coups, hostile takeovers, and assassinations have brought Russia to the center of the world's energy market
- Follow Putin's rise to power and how it has led to an upsetting of the global balance of trade
- Learn how Russia toppled a generation of robber barons and positioned itself as the most powerful force in the energy market
- Study Putin's long-range plans and their potential impact on the United States and the U.S. dollar
If Putin's plans are successful, not only will Russia be able to starve other countries of power, but the BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) will replace the G7 in wealth and clout. The Colder War takes a hard look at what is to come in a new global energy market that is certain to cause unprecedented impact on the U.S. dollar and the American way of life.
About the Author
MARIN KATUSA is one of the most successful fund managers in the energy and resource exploration sectors. His hands-on approach has taken him around the world to project sites in Russia, Iraq, Kuwait, Colombia, and beyond. The result: his funds are among the top performing in their class. Marin is the author of Casey Research's popular publications--Casey Energy Report and The Colder War Letter. He is a sought-after speaker and a regular contributor to the BNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, and Forbes.