Government Position Strengthens For Now

November 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2008, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p1
Country Report
TThe article reports on the dissolution of Hungary's parliament which improves medium term survival of its Socialist Party government on September 15, 2008. The political dynamics surrounding the motion's defeat are described including the next key hurdle being the passage of the government's fiscal plans. The implications of the tax plans are evaluated along with the political and economic scenarios.


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