Political Risk Map 2015
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]02.02.2015, 20:26
Geopolitical tensions, falling commodity prices, separatist movements, and more are shaping today’s political risk landscape. There is a clear divide between healthy emerging markets and those that...
Ole Hansen [Saxo Bank]02.02.2015, 14:23
January proved to be another difficult month for commodities as the trend of falling prices amid rising supply (from crude and corn to iron ore and copper) resulted in a seventh consecutive monthly...
The world in 30 years
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]23.01.2015, 10:02
About 30 years ago the personal computer began to make its way into regular use – and it went on to transform society and the way we live our lives. Kaspersky Lab’s experts decided to mark that...
Global Risks 2015
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]21.01.2015, 10:55
The biggest threat to the stability of the world in the next 10 years comes from the risk of international conflict, according to the 10th edition of the Global Risks report, which is published...
Lower losses from weather extremes and earthquakes
Redaktion RiskNET07.01.2015, 16:32
The absence of very severe catastrophes and a quiet hurricane season in the North Atlantic meant that losses from natural catastrophes in 2014 were much lower. At US$ 7bn, the most expensive event in...
Interview with Prof. Leonhard Knoll, Universität Würzburg
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]19.11.2014, 08:54
Cognitive neuroscience and risk
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]28.03.2014, 15:25
Leonardo da Vinci once claimed that all our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions. Thus, our (presumed) knowledge of risks also depends hugely on our very subjective and therefore highly...