Sovereign Debt Ratings

In: Finance Global Economy Graphic Design (general) Maps

1 Aug 2011

I’m posting this more because it’s an example of a well designed cartogram map, more than because of the content. (via)

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4 Responses to Sovereign Debt Ratings

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Raphael

August 1st, 2011 at 4:00 pm

Nice, although the color scheme is pretty unforgiving. I was perplexed by this until I figured out that there was a watermark distoring much of Europe.

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Thiagu

August 2nd, 2011 at 5:43 am

I made a interactive map (with outlook; eg:- US Rating is AAA, but Outlook is Negative) of all three: Moody’s, S&P and Fitch credit rating

Live Working demo: http://chartsbin.com/view/1178

Let me know your thoughts.

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Stef

August 2nd, 2011 at 7:11 am

It’s not a cartogram (no area distortion based on a variable). Just a map.

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lam

August 3rd, 2011 at 4:23 am

Good work Thiagu

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