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Latest Euromoney Country Risk Survey results

August 6, 2012 Comments off

Dr. Constantin Gurdgiev

Recent Country Risk survey by Euromoney shows some interesting trends relating to the Russian economy. Here are the headlines:
“The five economies of the Brics have seen an aggregate ECR score loss of 6.4 points this year, lowering the average score by 3.1 points to 56.8. South Africa (-2 points), Brazil (-1.9) and India (-1.6) have endured the worst declines in sentiment, resulting from concerns about export market conditions, amid waning demand for commodities and increased domestic security risks. However, all five have seen large declines in their economic assessment scores, as contributors have reassessed their expectations for global growth and have acknowledged the slowdown in China’s breakneck pace of expansion.”  Read more…
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