Political Risk

Global Uncertainty on the Rise

Global Uncertainty on the Rise

Companies should assess the potential impact of these top political risks for 2019, including possible systemic and secondary effects.

 
A Look at Corruption Risks in the ECA Region

A Look at Corruption Risks in the ECA Region

Countries in the Europe-Caucasus-Asia region face widespread corruption challenges.

 
U.S. Slides on Corruption Index

U.S. Slides on Corruption Index

The United States dropped out of the world’s 20 least corrupt countries for the first time since 2011.

 
The Top Business Risks for 2019

The Top Business Risks for 2019

In its new Risk Map 2019, Control Risks predicted the year’s top business risks.

 
Examining the Emerging Economic Risks for 2019

Examining the Emerging Economic Risks for 2019

For businesses trading globally, understanding emerging economic risks is vital for setting smart strategy.

 
Looking Ahead: The 2019 Risk Landscape

Looking Ahead: The 2019 Risk Landscape

An evolving list of non-conforming, interconnected and complex risks will challenge the resilience of organizations in 2019 and beyond.

 
Year in Risk 2018

Year in Risk 2018

By examining some of the most notable risk events of the past year, risk managers can better understand the challenges and opportunities on the horizon.

 
The Impact of Sanctions on Global Business

The Impact of Sanctions on Global Business

The Trump administration’s approach to trade sanctions has created challenges for businesses.

 
The Rising Impact of Political Risk

The Rising Impact of Political Risk

As geopolitical tensions heat up, companies are increasingly forced to address a corresponding rise in their political risk exposure.

 
Hack the Vote 2: Cyberrisks to Election Infrastructure

Hack the Vote 2: Cyberrisks to Election Infrastructure

Since we last covered cyberthreats to U.S. election infrastructure, the risks have become far more real. While much has changed, problems remain.

 
Environment, Cyberrisk Top WEF Risk Predictions

Environment, Cyberrisk Top WEF Risk Predictions

The World Economic Forum forecasts the most important global risks for 2018 and beyond.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Geopolitical risk, the repeal of net neutrality, computer chip security flaws, and more.

 
Hard Market on the Horizon

Hard Market on the Horizon

A costly year for man-made and natural catastrophe losses, coupled with other complex risks, may result in a substantial hardening of insurance rates and terms into 2018 and beyond.

 
Is Environmental Regulation Dead?

Is Environmental Regulation Dead?

Even in the current political climate, environmental laws and regulations may not necessarily be relics of the past.

 
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Country Risk Maps

The Strengths and Weaknesses of Country Risk Maps

While country risk maps can be used as the basis for a number of important decisions, the way they are created can reveal flaws.