TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: ESTONIA

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2005, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
Reports on the political and economic developments in Estonia. Proposal to use environmental taxes to increase budget revenue and promote sustainable development; Relevance of fiscal pressures involving the country's upcoming elections to the planned tax cuts and pension increase; Factors contributing the growing optimism among consumers, retailers and other service sectors.
ACCESSION #
17858810

 

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