ICRG data contains insight into FDI inflows

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Reluctant Reformer Prime Minister Donald Tusk’s center-right PO won 207 of the 460 seats in the lower house at elections held in October 2011, and the PSL, the junior partner in the incumbent coalition, won 28 seats, good enough for a five-seat majority. The center-left SLD still holds enough Read Entire Entry

Political Players in Egypt

An excerpt from our latest Country Report on Egypt: Freedom and Justice Party: The political arm of the Muslim Brotherhood scored a decisive victory in three-stage elections for seats in the lower house of Parliament, winning control of roughly 47% of the elected seats in the 508-member body. The Read Entire Entry

Political Risk Letter (PRL) Volume XXXIV, No 1 – January 2012

CHILE More Headaches for Piñera The generally favorable performance of the economy—real GDP growth accelerated to an estimated 6.2% in 2011—helped to boost President Sebastian Piñera’s standing among the electorate late in the year, but poll data released in early January 2012 put his Read Entire Entry