ISA Risk Forecasts

ISA Risk Forecasts provide assessments and scores for a variety of risk factors for each country within eight unique regions:

  • Central and South Asia (16 countries)
  • East Asia and the Pacific (21 countries)
  • East Europe (20 countries)
  • Middle East and North Africa (20 countries)
  • North America (15 countries)
  • South America (11 countries)
  • Sub-Saharan Africa (40 countries)
  • West Europe (18 countries)

Types of Risk Included in ISA Risk Forecasts

Each ISA Regional Risk Forecast measures six primary areas of risk and 23 sub-sections of risk.  

These include:

  • Domestic political risk

    • Internal conflict risk
    • Extremist influence
    • Political gridlock
    • Reduced central authority

  • International political risk

    • Regional conflict risk
    • Global conflict involvement
    • Terrorism risk

  • Domestic economic risk

    • Recessionary risk
    • Inflationary risk
    • Currency risk
    • Labor force risk
    • Investment risk
    • Sector-related risk
    • Credit risk
    • Regulatory risk
    • Market openness risk
    • Budgetary risk

  • International economic risk

    • Regional economic risk
    • Export risk

  • Environmental risk

    • Natural disaster risk
    • Environmental risk

  • Demographic and social risk

    • Age-characteristic risk
    • Migration risk
    • Social risk

Each ISA Risk Forecast is continuously updated and released every month. All ISA Risk Forecasts are available in Excel and PDF formats in order to allow you to easily integrate each report into your presentations, memos, newsletters and other forms of corporate communications.

In addition, all countries use the same risk rating format in order to allow you to compare risk in each country in the forecast.


Free sample: October 2018 Central and East Europe Risk Forecast