Christopher Granville

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Country risk revisited

Overview

Successful modernisation and sustained economic growth depend on a stable external environment and a positive domestic political dynamic. A shooting war with a neighbouring state would normally be reckoned the precise opposite of those requirements. In our view, however, the August 2008 conflict in Georgia amounts to a positive shock for Russia country risk.

That risk was already mispriced before the September 2008 financial market crisis which political risk perceptions helped...

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