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The Predictioneer’s Game: Using the Logic of Brazen Self-Interest to See and Shape the Future
Testing the Selectorate Explanation of the Democratic Peace
Access the paper dempeace_bdm
by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita
The Dyadic Selectorate Model
The theory shows that leaders who require a large coalition to remain in office favor spending resources on public goods rather than on private benefits for their coalition of supporters (…). Leaders who rely on a small winning coalition, such as autocrats, hold power by spending resources disproportionately on private goods to reward their backers.
Bruce Bueno de Mesquita Wiki
CIA acknowledges Bruce is twice as accurate as they are in predicting,
with a 90% accuracy rate.
Bruce Bueno de Mesquita demonstrates his techniques on the future of Iran…
Predictably the other side of the story, those reviewing Bruce Bueno de Mesquita
Riz Khan – The art and science of prediction
Iran now has enough nuclear material (U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen asserts) to quickly make what will be the creation of the ultimate tools for war dragging the entire middle east into the mess, and giving Israel provocation into taking action.
Israel has launched a covert war against Iran as an alternative to direct military strikes against Tehran’s nuclear program, US intelligence sources have revealed.
“We have a right to live”