Credit rating agencies: who are they and do we need them?

  • Nimisha Naik
  • Fatima Bhoola
  • Jannie Rossouw

Abstract

For all the influence they have on determining a country’s ability to borrow money, hardly anything is known about credit rating agencies. In this matter-of-fact article, the authors lay bare the ABC’s of rating agencies, how they operate and what informs the (sometimes death) sentences they pass on countries.

Published
2017-08-24
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 1607-2820
print ISSN: 1607-2820