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Political Risk & War

Civil War Drives the Spread of Ebola

The worst outbreak of Ebola in the DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo), Africa’s second largest country by area, with a population of over 77 million, has already...

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Reimagining the WannaCry Cyberattack

On Thursday April 6, 2017, President Trump ordered a Tomahawk missile attack on a Syrian military airfield. This was a direct response to President Assad’s use of sarin gas to attack Syrian dissidents...

The Politics of Basis Risk

Imagine you are a government minister responsible for disaster response. Five days have passed since the hurricane hit your country...

FOCUS: Mitigating the Risks of Climate Change

What are the political/economic challenges and opportunities for the insurance industry because of the Trump administration’s policies? Read the thoughts of RMS' Robert Muir-Wood and other experts in this Insurance Day roundtable on mitigating climate change risk...