Identify a country’s exposure to ESG risk factors and explain how these factors might impact the long-term sustainability of its economy
MSCI ESG Government Ratings provide an overall sustainability assessment of 198 countries/regions and 45 Local Authorities covering Developed, Emerging and Frontier Markets. MSCI ESG Government Ratings scores and rates countries on a seven point scale from ‘AAA’ (best) to ‘CCC’ (worst). Ratings are derived from 0-10 scores on underlying factors in three pillars: Environmental, Social, and Governance.
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