Dr. Mamuka Tsereteli is an assistant professor at the School of International Service. He teaches classes on International Relations of Russia and Central Eurasia, Energy and Security for Europe and Central Eurasia, Globalization and International Economic Policy. His interests include political risk analysis, economic and energy security, impact of economic and business development on security. Dr. Tsereteli serves as an Executive Director of the America-Georgia Business Council. He previously served as an Economic Counselor at the Embassy of Georgia in Washington, covering relationships with US agencies, international financial institutions and private sector.
*Click here to view the full PDF of this report Executive SummaryThe August 2008 war in the Caucasus revealed the new strategic realities that have emerged in the Black Sea