USA: Special transactions risk, (1=low, 7=high): For that indicator, Credendo Group provides data for the USA from 2014 to 2016. The average value for the USA during that period was 1 index points with a minumum of 1 index points in 2014 and a maximum of 1 index points in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Special cash transactions are mainly contracting works and projects with long realization periods but payable on a cash basis as the work progresses. Political risk covers the risks of foreign exchange shortages, wars, revolutions, natural disasters and arbitrary government actions Countries are classified into seven categories (from 1-low risk to 7-high risk) reflecting the intensity of political risk.