Accelerating Inflation On MENA Unrest

May 2011
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;May2011, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p9
Country Report
The article offers information on the impacts of the ongoing political unrest in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in 2011 on the economy of Slovakia in 2011-2013. It states that the unrest continues to strike Slovakian economy with higher imported inflation due to the country's dependence on high energy import. It says that the economic growth will remain to be hit by fiscal austerity measures that would slow real gross domestic product (GDP)growth to 3.2% in 2011.


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