TITLE

Increasing Scope For Smer Return To Government

PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Dec2011, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the possibility of the Slovakian political party, Smer-Social Democracy's (Smer) return to power after collapse of the government in Slovakia. It states that the government collapsed due to its inability to pass the legislation regarding the European Financial Stability Facility. It further states that Smer is expected to form a coalition government. It also discusses various implications of Smer's return including weaker austerity measures and higher borrowing costs. INSET: RISK SUMMARY.
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