Monday’s Big Idea
The four BRIC countries -- Brazil, Russia, India and China -- represent four very different stories.
As Daniel Altman points out in today's lesson, corruption, lack of transparency, lack of protection for investors and a complicated set of regulations are all factors that are negatively impacting the business climate in these countries.
So what other countries should investors consider as places to acquire assets or set up operations for their businesses? Altman suggests looking at mid-sized countries like Peru, Malaysia, or Turkey.