April 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p6
Country Report
The article provides a summary of economic, political and business environment risks for the Czech Republic in 2008. The Czech-Moravian Chamber of Unions called a strike alert on March 3 over the government's tax and health reforms. A real GDP growth of 5.0 percent is expected this year, followed by a slowing down to 4.4. percent by 2012. Business Monitor International (BMI) forecasts unemployment will continue to decline over its five-year forecast period.


Related Articles

  • Latin America Monitor.  // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor;Feb2014, Vol. 31 Issue 2, preceding p2 

    This publication provides an outlook on political risk and macroeconomic fundamentals in the Caribbean in 2014. Topics covered include an upgrade in real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the Dominican Republic, political polarisation in Guyana which affects reform in corruption and...

  • RISK SUMMARY: CZECH REPUBLIC.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p8 

    The article presents economic and political risk assessment for the Czech Republic for 2007 and 2008. The country receives a short-term political risk rating of 70.6. Prospects of tax and fiscal reforms are presented. Real gross domestic product is expected to grow strongly within the forecast...

  • Central America.  // Latin America Monitor: Central America Monitor;Nov2012, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p1 

    This report presents political risk and macroeconomic prospects for Central America in 2012 and 2013. Business Monitor International (BMI) assesses the outcome of a series of constitutional reforms in Guatemala. The prospect for fiscal consolidation in Honduras is discussed. In addition, the...

  • Zambia: Sata's Tumultuous Beginning.  // Africa Monitor: Southern Africa;Dec2011, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p1 

    The article offers information on changes brought about by the newly elected President Michael Sata of Zambia in his first week of administration. The article further presents several summaries on topics including political risks, economic risks, and business environment. A table showing several...

  • Country Forecast.  // Political Risk Yearbook: Mexico Country Report;2008, p2 

    A political and economic outlook for Mexico is presented. Predictions on gross domestic product growth through 2012 is presented, along with inflation level and current account deficits. It presents information on key challenges facing President Felipe Calder�n's administration, domestic...

  • RISK SUMMARY: HUNGARY.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Mar2006, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p2 

    Presents information on the political and economic risks and business conditions in Hungary in 2006. Possibility that the ruling Socialist party will win in the April elections; Projected gross domestic product growth; Improvement in the economic rating of the country boosted by the growth of...

  • Knowing Your Friends.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Mar2006, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p3 

    Presents political risks and economic forecasts for Hungary for 2006. Steps taken by the country in establishing its foreign policy credibility outside the European Union; Need for Hungary not to loose the support of its newly-acceded European Union peers who are concerned on about Hungary's...

  • Economy Ratings Revisions -- An Explanation.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p2 

    The article presents the new standards used by the journal in its economic risk ratings. Inflation will be assessed against real gross domestic (GDP) product growth in order to determine whether it is caused by economic inactivity or stable business environment. Short-term ratings will identify...

  • RISK SUMMARY: POLAND.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jul2008, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p4 

    The article provides a summary of the political, economic and business risk ratings for Poland. Analysts expect that the popularity of Poland's Civic Platform-led government will continue to flourish, with its pro-reform mantra finding favour with many young and previously disaffected voters. As...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics