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Access to Financial Risk is now live on EIU Viewpoint. Please log in to start exploring the insights and analysis.

Assess and compare risk easily in this new update, with up to 220 macroeconomic variables included in each report. Get data that is ready to download, manipulate and analyze in your own financial and risk-rating models.

Financial Risk gives you the tools to:

  • Assess and compare sovereign, currency, and banking-sector risk in 131 markets
  • Analyze credit risks posed by the political and economic situation in each country
  • Identify the risks to your business or investment
  • Explore the vital analysis and methodology that sits alongside your Country Analysis data and content

Regional Economic Outlooks are available for free from the International Monetary Fund.

These reports discuss recent economic developments and prospects for countries in various regions. They also address economic policy developments that have affected economic performance in the regions, and discuss key challenges faced by policymakers. They address regional policy developments and challenges, and provide country-specific data and analysis, including through analytical pieces on issues of interest to a particular region.

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Now Available Export Compliance Manager image of nesting dolls

The Commerce Research Library is pleased to now provide access to the Export Compliance Manager for Commerce staff of the Herbert C. Hoover Building.

"Published ten times a year, Export Compliance Manager addresses the challenges faced by trade compliance professionals with insight and practical guidance. With contributions from leading advisors and thought-leaders, and shared experiences from senior managers in industry, Export Compliance Manager helps you deliver real commercial benefit to your organisation." ~Export Compliance Manager

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