Pressure For Further Monetary Tightening

August 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Aug2008, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p1
Country Report
This article provides an outlook for interest rates in Poland in 2008. Business Monitor International (BMI) believes that the National Bank of Poland will likely keep rates on hold for the remainder of the year. But, BMI cautions though that potential for second round inflation effects to emerge and for food and fuel prices to surge higher may force the central bank's hand towards an additional rate hike before year-end.


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