EDS Study ID: 3743
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Source: PRS Group
Citation: Country Risk Guide Researchers Dataset, [cite specific table]. PRS Group, Syracuse, New York [producer] Table [#]b downloaded Jan. 14 2014.
The datasets relating to the PRSGroup publication, International Country Risk Guide (ICGR), are referred to as the ICGR Researchers Datasets. They are described below and available in the CU data collection. The data is contained in a set of four tables:
-Table 2B: Composite Risk Rating
-Table 3B: Political Risk Points by Component
-Table 4B: Financial Risk Points by Component
-Table 5B: Economic Risk Points by Component
All tables report annual data for the time period 1984-2013.
Table 2b: Composite (Political, Financial, Economic) Risk Ratings
This is a single rating based on the more details ratings of political, economic and financial risk.
Table 3B: Components of Political Risk
Data for the following indicators are reported.
Military in Politics
Religion in Politics
Law and Order
Table 4B Components of Financial Risk
foreign debt as a % of GDP
exchange rate stability
debt service as a % of exports of goods and services (XGS)
current account as a % of exports of goods and services (XGS)
Table 5B Components of Econmic Risk
current account as a % GDP
GDP per capita
current account as a % of GDP
Availability: Note: This dataset is available only to persons affiliated with Columbia University.