New Coalition To Deliver Austerity

September 2010
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p7
Country Report
The article offers information on the coalition agreement of three parties that include the Public Affairs, TOP09, and the Civic Democrats with regards to the reduction of the budget deficit in Czech Republic. It mentions that the coalition agreement will address to reduce the budget deficit from 5.3% of gross domestic product (GDP) to 4.8%. It states various agenda set in the agreement which include examination of the welfare payments and the spending restraint in the state pension system.


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