Massive Deficit To Remain

February 2010
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Feb2010, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p9
Country Report
The article provides an overview on the economic outlook in Slovakia from 2010-2011 relative to its budget deficit. It states that the consolidated budget deficit will fall modestly to 7.1% in 2010 and 5.1% in 2011 as the parliamentary elections will set to take place in June 2010. Furthermore, the unemployment rate is expected to remain elevated while social spending will stay robust through 2010.


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