BREXIT IMPACT ON NEW ITALIAN STRATEGY

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

In the vaste square in front of the sea of Plymouth, stands the grandiose monument to a pirate, then becoming a Lord, Francis Drake, who with its ships destroyed with his raids the empirial Spanish fleet full of gold from South America. All the city is a monument to English virtues and character, fully destroyed […] Read more

Looking to World Change trhough Biennale Architecture Trend

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in Culture

Venice Architecture Biennale is one of the rare moments to have the World cultural trend in Italy in front of you. More than painting Art, Architecture is a true synthesis of so many economic, social, fashion and of course design trend, that gives us a quite complete foto of reality and its change process in […] Read more

GEOSTRATEGIC REPOSITIONING OF ITALY AFTER NEW SILK ROADS

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

The geo-strategic positioning of Italy is to be a crosspoint between North and South and Eats and West. When these territories and markets are rich, Italy is rich, as in Roman time. The unification process was politically influenced by France and UK, so Italy lost its competence on Asia, concentrated in Venice Republic, and started […] Read more

RIAPPRAISAL OF AUSTRIAN-HUNGARIAN MODEL FOR TODAY EUROPE

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

Geopolitical classical pressures return in today’s Europe. Klemens Von Metternich balancing of powers vision during 1815 Vienna Congress, so frequently remembered by Henry Kissinger work and studies, seem to be once again valid to reorganise a region returning to nationalistic policies, after substantial failing of the Federation Project. And the most important weakness in the […] Read more

Balkans Geopolitical pressures and tensions.

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

In the years 1987-89, I was teaching management with one of my brilliant junior consultant in Honeywell plants in Jugoslavia in the cities of Nis in the South, Skopije region, Petrovaradin , Novi Sad area, and others places in Voivodina near to Hungary. Everything was ok, the young managers-students, the environment, the exquisite hospitality and […] Read more

KOREA RINASCIMENTO: A GEOPOLITICAL WAKE UP.

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

What’s the secret to a new Rinascimento of an old country with a so glorious past, but out of the major actors of the world for three century? This question is also the most important for Italy in the last thirty years disappearing from the stage spotlights. Very mysterious as the development key factors of […] Read more

CLASSICAL GEOPOLITIC APPROACH WINNING OVER MODERN ONE?

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

Classical Geopolitics means a deep root in geography and  basic resources analysis of an area. Modern one, generally from American schools, means more fragmented analysis based on many different parameters beyond geography, mostly energetic, environmental, demographic, socio-economical. Like in the Economy field, American more analytical approach forgot the basic principles of the theory, the original […] Read more

GEOPOLITICAL FRACTURES IN BALTIC STRATEGIC AREA

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

Seven centuries after the battle of iced Peipus lake between Estonia and Russia(1242),where Alexander Nevskij led to victory Russian tribes against Teutonic Order, let’s go to resume main geopolitical fractures in this Baltic area, so strategical for Europe. In the last fifteen years Baltic area development has been very impressive. Not only in the northern […] Read more

Imprese e Millennials

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in Culture

FARE COSE DA SOLI FUORI DALL’ORGANIZZAZIONE E FARE COSE CON GLI ALTRI DENTRO L’ORGANIZZAZIONE  E’ molto diverso navigare e fare cose nel web da soli ed invece lavorare con gli altri entro strade ovvero, entro processi organizzativi definiti dalle organizzazioni. Nei primi anni duemila (fra il 2002 ed il 2005) quando insegnavo nella facoltà d’Ingegneria […] Read more

Chinese Maritime Rimland

Posted by: Massimo Merlino in geopolitic

One hundred and twenty years ago Alfred Thayer Maham, teacher in US Naval War school in Newport, displayed a complete maritime strategy for USA, imitating UK policy under Victoria Queen, for dominating the world through the sea control and a ring of naval basis along islands and countries all around the Heartland of Mackinder, theory […] Read more

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