Geography has blessed Germany, the wealthiest portion of a capital-rich region, with navigable waterways and arable land. This has helped put Germany at the center of the European system for much of the past two centuries. But as this report will show, geography has also cursed Germany by leaving it exposed on the North European Plain. (17 pages, PDF format)Get this report and all Stratfor Store reports for free with an Enterprise Membership. Learn more here.