TITLE

HUNGARY: RISK SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Feb2011, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the political, economic, and business environment risks for Hungary such as the increasing international isolation faced by the Hungarian government due to its European Union presidency, the increase in the short-term economic risk rating of the country from 48.1 to 52.1, and the possibility that regular government intervention and arbitrary taxes would take their toll on foreign investors.
ACCESSION #
57275220

 

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