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Assessing Political Risk in Less Developed Countries
Journal of Business Strategy (1985)
  • Asayehgn Desta, Golden Gate University
Abstract
Corporate investment in less developed countries can be a lucrative source of resources and earnings. But how does one minimize the risks—particularly the political risks? The current trend in risk‐assessment methodology is to use “hard data” rather than subjective analysis. But this can be a drawback because the quantitative methodologies used are often determined by the data available. Presented here is a framework for political risk assessment that does more than simply look at the numbers.
Publication Date
1985
Citation Information
Asayehgn Desta. "Assessing Political Risk in Less Developed Countries" Journal of Business Strategy Vol. 5 Iss. 4 (1985)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/asayehgn_desta/30/