Political Risks When Dealing Abroad – Part 1

One should always be familiar with the political climate when doing business in a country. Political risk can be quite dramatic, as in when a coup d’état results in a new government. Less exciting but still worrisome risk develops when policy changes are caused by pressure from nationalist or religious factions or from widespread anti-Western feelings. Alert marketers work to anticipate these developments and have a plan in place for dealing with them. Common outcomes in these situations include Read more [...]