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This lesson looks at the risk that businesses, investors and governments may face when there is a change in politics or political outcomes. As such, if there is a change in the politics of a country that negatively affects your goals as a business or investor, then that is known as political risk. For more lessons and lecture notes visit www.gaksu.com
Thus video explores the major types of political risks that jeopardize international business operations; and thus, success.
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Revolutions, conflicts and surprise election results all constitute political risk. Companies need to tackle these to take advantage of areas with high potential returns. Michael Skapinker investigates for FT Special Reports series on corporate longevity. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes FT Business The latest on companies news http://www.ft.com/companies Click here for more FT Business videos http://video.ft.com/Ft-Business
What is POLITICAL RISK? What does POLITICAL RISK mean? POLITICAL RISK meaning - POLITICAL RISK definition - POLITICAL RISK explanation. Source: Wikipedia.org article, adapted under https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ license. Political risk is a type of risk faced by investors, corporations, and governments that political decisions, events, or conditions will significantly affect the profitability of a business actor or the expected value of a given economic action. Political risk can be understood and managed with reasoned foresight and investment. The term political risk has had many different meanings over time. Broadly speaking, however, political risk refers to the complications businesses and governments may face as a result of what are commonly referred to as politica...
Examples of nationalisation of businesses that were owned by foreign firms from various countries.
Since Trump's inauguration, we have seen a change in US foreign policy from one built on increasing global interdependence under US leadership to one more focused on individual national priorities. What should we expect from US foreign policy ahead?
Every year, Eurasia Group puts out their Top Risks report, and the world pays attention – from Wall Street to Washington. Here is their ranking for the top risks facing the world in 2018. The following is a transcript of the video: The biggest risks facing the world in 2018 Eurasia Group released its predictions for the biggest global risks in 2018 Here’s what to watch for in the geopolitical landscape this year. 10: Security in Africa Instability in less-developed countries like Somalia and Mali will spill over into Africa’s core countries. Dangers from the terror groups like al-Shabab will intensify. Increased security costs will hurt countries like Kenya and Nigeria. 9: Identity politics in Southern Asia Islamism, anti-Chinese sentiments, and intensifying nationalism in India a...
Donald Trump’s aggressive rhetoric towards China, the growth of discontent in Europe ahead of key elections in some of the biggest economies and Brexit have been highlighted as political risks in 2017, but Klisman Murati from Global Risk Insight points out some of the most damaging issues not being mentioned. Website: https://www.ig.com/uk?CHID=9?QPID=1414138388&QPPID=1 Twitter: https://twitter.com/IGcom Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IGcom Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.iggroup.android.cfd&hl=en_GB LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/igcom Google +: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108999047065291192896 IG is a global leader in retail forex, providing fast and flexible access to over 10,000 financial markets – including indices, shares, fore...
Political risk is the major political instability at your export destination that can either disrupt or in some cases prevent completion of export contracts. visit: www.b2bwhiteboard.com
Condoleezza Rice and Amy B. Zegart, coauthors of the forthcoming book Political Risk: How Businesses and Organizations Can Anticipate Global Insecurity, discuss how businesses can prepare for an increasingly complex set of political risks, suffer fewer surprises, and recover better. Speakers Condoleezza Rice Former U.S. Secretary of State; Thomas and Barbara Stephenson Senior Fellow on Public Policy, Hoover Institution Amy B. Zegart Davies Family Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution; Codirector, Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford University Subscribe to our channel: https://goo.gl/WCYsH7 The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher. Visit the CFR website: http://www.cfr.org Follow CFR on...
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Citi global political analyst Tina Fordham and Australian Trade Minister Steven Ciobo reveal what they think are the biggest political risks this year. Subscribe to CNBC Life: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Subscribe to CNBC International: http://cnb.cx/2gft82z Like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/cnbci
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At the Investment Forum, Katinka Barysch explains how companies can mitigate political risks. Follow us on twitter: https://twitter.com/AllianzGI_view Connect with us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/allianz-global-investors?trk=top_nav_home
The risk that businesses, investors and governments may face when there is a change in politics or political outcomes. As such, if there is a change in the politics of a country that negatively affects your goals as a business or investor, then that is known as political risk. For more lessons and lecture notes go to www.gaksu.com
Maxwell School, Peer to Peer Political Risk Insurance: Investing in Emerging Markets and Developing Countries...or not Maurice Sarr, EMPA candidate Political Risk Insurance (PRI) is a challenging concept. Organizations need to assess the political and financial risk of entering into an agreement with a government or organization within a country where investments could potentially be precarious. PRI assesses this potential risk, evaluating the situation on many levels. In order for insurance to take place, you need somebody who rates the risk high enough to be willing to have it covered (the insured) and somebody else who rates it low enough to be willing to cover it (the underwriter). In the mix, you also have the brokers, market distortions, national and international legal const...
This is the thirteenth and final lecture in the "International Finance" series in which I discuss Political Risk. What is it, how is it measured and how can multinational corporations protect themselves from or manage the political risks they face? For example, when Disney decided to open Eurodisney in France, they could have owned the entire operation outright. Instead they designed the financing and made other arrangements that significantly protected themselves from political risk. In this lecture, I discuss the logic underlying various measures that companies can take to manage their political risk.