By Isabelle Duyvesteyn,Ben de Jong,Joop van Reijn

This quantity discusses the demanding situations the long run holds for various facets of the intelligence approach and for businesses operating within the box.


The major concentration of Western intelligence providers isn't any longer at the intentions and features of the Soviet Union and its allies. as a substitute, at this time, there's a plethora of threats and difficulties that deserve recognition. a few of these difficulties are non permanent and in all likelihood acute, comparable to terrorism. Others, akin to the exhaustion of usual assets, are longer-term and by means of nature frequently more challenging to foresee of their implications.


This publication analyses different actions that make up the intelligence procedure, or the ‘intelligence cycle’, with a spotlight on alterations caused via exterior advancements within the foreign enviornment, similar to expertise and safeguard threats. Drawing jointly various key thinkers within the box, The way forward for Intelligence examines attainable eventualities for destiny advancements, together with estimations approximately their plausibility, and the potential outcomes for the functioning of intelligence and defense services.


This publication should be of a lot curiosity to scholars of intelligence experiences, strategic stories, overseas coverage, safety experiences and IR often.

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