February 2015 Analysis

Risk Summary - Oman - FEB 2015

Oman's advisory Shura council proposed in December 2014 the introduction of a blanket ban on alcohol in the country. The recommendations of the council, the country's lower legislative branch...

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Risk Summary - Uruguay - FEB 2015

Uruguay boasts well-developed democratic institutions and a history of social stability which we believe will persist over the coming quarters, offsetting potential political uncertainty stemming from the recent election of a new president. Indeed, Uruguay ranks first in Latin America in both the 'social stability' and 'policymaking' components of our Short-Term Political Risk Index (STPRI), un...


Risk Summary - Risk Summary - FEB 2015

We expect relations between Moldova and Russia to worsen in the coming quarters, following the outcome of general elections held on November 31. The pro-European Union parties - the Liberal-Democra...

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