Publications by Norman A. Bailey

"Strange goings on in Turkey," by Prof. Norman Bailey

Publication Date: Monday, December 9, 2013

With all the disputes and controversies swirling around the Geneva agreement between the G5+1 countries and Iran, it's easy to lose sight of other significant events taking place in the region, such as two very strange decisions made in recent days by the Erdoğan government in Turkey.  {read more}

Prof. Norman Bailey comments on nuclear deal with Iran

Publication Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2013

By now, just about every commentator, academic, pundit, journalist and politician has had his or her say about the "breakthrough agreement" or alternatively, "historic mistake" or "potential cataclysmic disaster," depending on the point of view.  {read more}

Prof. Norman Bailey comments on how changes in China affect Israel

Publication Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The Third Plenum of the Communist Party of the Peoples' Republic of China is now history. In a lifetime of following events like this one, I have never seen such a range of opinions concerning its significance, from "There is nothing new" to "A major turning point for Chinese society."  {read more}

"Fog over Iran" - an article by Prof. Norman Bailey

Publication Date: Sunday, November 17, 2013

First, rumors swirled about that the Saudis were triggering their long-reported deal with Pakistan to supply nuclear weapons whenever the kingdom might decide it needed them, in recompense for the financial assistance received from Saudi Arabia which enabled Pakistan to develop its nuclear capability in the first place.   {read more}

Israel's factious coalition looks wobbly on Iran, says Prof. Norman Bailey

Publication Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013

Two credible new estimates have concluded that we do not have months or years before Iran has the capability to produce nuclear weapons, but rather weeks.  {read more}

Prof. Norman Bailey comments on disturbing global economic trends

Publication Date: Monday, November 4, 2013

The most recent world economic data show a disturbing ongoing tendency towards stagnation or even mild recession and deflation. Trade is not picking up to any substantial extent except in northern Europe and China.  {read more}

Is the US headed for boom or bust? -Thoughts by an IWP professor

Publication Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2013

I do not remember a time when there was such a complete disagreement on the likely economic future of the United States as there is now. Given the importance that the US still has for Israel, who is right is a matter of great significance.  {read more}

Prof. Bailey analyzes Hassan Rouhani's "charm offensive"

Publication Date: Sunday, September 29, 2013

Greetings to the Jewish people on the occasion of Rosh Hashanah; indications that Iran might be willing to close one of its most important nuclear facilities; nice words about President Obama's letter to him after his election; and a fifteen-minute telephone conversation between the two presidents after the UN General Assembly meetings - what is Hassan Rouhani up to?  {read more}

Obama acted imprudently regarding Syria, argues IWP professor

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 3, 2013

"Move not, unless you see an advantage; use not your troops unless there is something to be gained; fight not unless the position is critical."  {read more}

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