Why does business fear sudden changes in government policies?  

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Business fears sudden changes in government policies because firms need to plan.  Firms need to have assumptions on which they can base their planning instead of simply not knowing what will happen.

For example, imagine that you owned an oil company that wanted to invest in Venezuela.  When you consider doing this, you would have to understand that you would be putting a lot of money into your investment.  Now...

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