TITLE

Weaker Commodities To Push Inflation Lower

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2008, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the views of Business Monitor International (BMI) on the state of the economy of Slovakia. Inflation is projected in the medium term to decline due to weaker commodity prices and steadily slowing domestic demand. Concerns are expressed over Slovakia's accession into the eurozone which may affect consumer price growth negatively. Government's future fiscal policy is predicted in the light of election in 2010.
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34641983

 

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