New Coalition? Risks Remain

July 2009
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jul2009, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p10
Country Report
The article look at the political scene in Estonia and offers an outlook for 2009. Political uncertainty in the country is expected to rise as a result of the removal of Social Democrats as the junior partner in the coalition government. As a result, the Social Democrats refused to support cuts in unemployment benefits and instead promote an increase in income taxes.


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