Roubini Global Economics Introduces Country Risk Assessment Tool

The following is an excerpt of a press release from  Market Watch:

NEW YORK, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Roubini Global Economics (RGE), the macro-strategy research firm created by economist Nouriel Roubini, today announced the launch of Country Insights, a web-based product designed to help clients assess and

“Since the global financial crisis began, asset managers, corporations and governments have struggled to understand and adequately respond to unprecedented stress on economies and asset markets,” Dr. Roubini said. “With Country Insights’ sophisticated quantitative model, we surface signals worthy of inspection, and our world-class macro-strategy team can then turn those signals into valuable insight.” compare strengths and vulnerabilities across countries.

Country Insights is a customizable tool that combines RGE’s macro-strategy research with a systematic approach to measuring country risks and opportunities, enabling users to better understand the fundamental strengths and weaknesses of 174 countries. With over 2,500 data points and 158 regularly updated data series per country from well-established external sources, Country Insights offers an unparalleled tool for systematic, holistic and rigorous country analysis.

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Nouriel Roubini is a Professor of Economics and International Business at New York University Stern School of Business. He is also the cofounder and chairman of Roubini Global Economics, an independent, global macroeconomic and market strategy research firm. 

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