Political Risk Outlook 2021

Discover the five key political risk themes our experts are tracking for investors and companies in the year ahead:

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Political Risk Outlook 2021

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  • Analysis
     
    Political risk enters the age of flux and flex – Matt Moshiri, President, Verisk Maplecroft
    25 February 2021

    “If the last 12 months has taught us anything it’s that risk needs to be hard baked into every decision we make.”

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    Geopolitical risk: US-China among flashpoints with highest probability of escalation
    25 February 2021

    Potential fallout from a confrontation between the US and China should top corporate risk radars

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  • Analysis
     
    Resource nationalism surges in 2020, Covid-19 worsens outlook
    04 March 2021

    Pace of interventionism rising sharply, miners in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America face biggest increases in risk

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  • Analysis
     
    2020’s sting in the tail: Political instability will rise in 88 countries
    11 March 2021

    Instability to hit hardest in debt-burdened emerging market democracies, Gulf states most exposed to destabilising ‘left-tail’ events

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  • Webinar
     
    Energy and natural resources: the key political risks to track in 2021
    11 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

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  • Analysis
     
    China's resource security redrawing geopolitical map
    18 March 2021

    China seeking to diversify strategic commodity supply lines, enabling the weaponisation of trade with geopolitical rivals

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  • Webinar
     
    Financial markets: political risks and their investment implications in 2021
    18 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential investment strategies for global investors

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  • Analysis
     
    Energy transition a political risk nightmare for least competitive oil producers
    25 March 2021

    Over half of net-oil exporters show weak diversification capacity, with Algeria, Iraq and Nigeria least prepared for low-oil future

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  • Webinar
     
    Supply chains: how to handle heightened political risks in 2021
    25 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    Political risk enters the age of flux and flex – Matt Moshiri, President, Verisk Maplecroft
    25 February 2021

    “If the last 12 months has taught us anything it’s that risk needs to be hard baked into every decision we make.”

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    Geopolitical risk: US-China among flashpoints with highest probability of escalation
    25 February 2021

    Potential fallout from a confrontation between the US and China should top corporate risk radars

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    Resource nationalism surges in 2020, Covid-19 worsens outlook
    04 March 2021

    Pace of interventionism rising sharply, miners in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America face biggest increases in risk

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    China's resource security redrawing geopolitical map
    18 March 2021

    China seeking to diversify strategic commodity supply lines, enabling the weaponisation of trade with geopolitical rivals

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Energy and natural resources: the key political risks to track in 2021
    11 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    Energy transition a political risk nightmare for least competitive oil producers
    25 March 2021

    Over half of net-oil exporters show weak diversification capacity, with Algeria, Iraq and Nigeria least prepared for low-oil future

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Financial markets: political risks and their investment implications in 2021
    18 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential investment strategies for global investors

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    2020’s sting in the tail: Political instability will rise in 88 countries
    11 March 2021

    Instability to hit hardest in debt-burdened emerging market democracies, Gulf states most exposed to destabilising ‘left-tail’ events

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Supply chains: how to handle heightened political risks in 2021
    25 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    Political risk enters the age of flux and flex – Matt Moshiri, President, Verisk Maplecroft
    25 February 2021

    “If the last 12 months has taught us anything it’s that risk needs to be hard baked into every decision we make.”

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    Geopolitical risk: US-China among flashpoints with highest probability of escalation
    25 February 2021

    Potential fallout from a confrontation between the US and China should top corporate risk radars

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    2020’s sting in the tail: Political instability will rise in 88 countries
    11 March 2021

    Instability to hit hardest in debt-burdened emerging market democracies, Gulf states most exposed to destabilising ‘left-tail’ events

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    Energy transition a political risk nightmare for least competitive oil producers
    25 March 2021

    Over half of net-oil exporters show weak diversification capacity, with Algeria, Iraq and Nigeria least prepared for low-oil future

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Financial markets: political risks and their investment implications in 2021
    18 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential investment strategies for global investors

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    China's resource security redrawing geopolitical map
    18 March 2021

    China seeking to diversify strategic commodity supply lines, enabling the weaponisation of trade with geopolitical rivals

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Energy and natural resources: the key political risks to track in 2021
    11 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    Resource nationalism surges in 2020, Covid-19 worsens outlook
    04 March 2021

    Pace of interventionism rising sharply, miners in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America face biggest increases in risk

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Supply chains: how to handle heightened political risks in 2021
    25 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    Political risk enters the age of flux and flex – Matt Moshiri, President, Verisk Maplecroft
    25 February 2021

    “If the last 12 months has taught us anything it’s that risk needs to be hard baked into every decision we make.”

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    Geopolitical risk: US-China among flashpoints with highest probability of escalation
    25 February 2021

    Potential fallout from a confrontation between the US and China should top corporate risk radars

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    China's resource security redrawing geopolitical map
    18 March 2021

    China seeking to diversify strategic commodity supply lines, enabling the weaponisation of trade with geopolitical rivals

    View Analysis

     
  • Analysis
     
    Energy transition a political risk nightmare for least competitive oil producers
    25 March 2021

    Over half of net-oil exporters show weak diversification capacity, with Algeria, Iraq and Nigeria least prepared for low-oil future

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Supply chains: how to handle heightened political risks in 2021
    25 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential management strategies for global businesses

    View Webinar

     
  • Analysis
     
    2020’s sting in the tail: Political instability will rise in 88 countries
    11 March 2021

    Instability to hit hardest in debt-burdened emerging market democracies, Gulf states most exposed to destabilising ‘left-tail’ events

    View Analysis

     
  • Webinar
     
    Financial markets: political risks and their investment implications in 2021
    18 March 2021

    Our analysts will discuss key risks, their drivers and potential investment strategies for global investors

    View Webinar

     
 

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Political Risk Outlook 2021

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The Political Risk Outlook 2021 contains expert research and analysis from senior members of our Country Risk Intelligence team, exploring the key global issues and country-level risks impacting multinational companies and investors today.

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