TITLE

Growth Eases In HI

PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2005, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the economic conditions in Lithuania. Real output growth slowed marginally in H105 to 6.4%, compared to 7.7% in the corresponding period of 2004, as private sector demand moved down a gear. Having slowed for five consecutive quarters, household consumption spending re-accelerated in Q2 to 10% year-on-year, aided by rising real wages and rapid household credit growth. Household spending should remain relatively robust despite a decline in consumer confidence through the summer months, mainly due to concerns about inflation.
ACCESSION #
18561500

 

Related Articles

  • RISK SUMMARY: LITHUANIA.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2008, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p12 

    This section offers news briefs related to the economy of Lithuania, as of September 2008. Parliament voted to index minimum wage and basic social benefits to inflation in spite of a presidential veto. Foreign direct investment flows to the country increased by 19.6% year-on-year during the...

  • Lithuanian consumer outlook improves.  // Baltic Times;6/13/2013, Vol. 10 Issue 831, p9 

    The article reports on figures from Statistics Lithuania which show an increase in Lithuania's Consumer Confidence Rate by two percent in May 2013 compared to April 2013.

  • Inflation: Outlook.  // Italy Country Monitor;Jan2012, p11 

    The article discusses an economic outlook of Italy for 2012, focusing on inflation. Economists has expected consumer price inflation to drift down in the first half of 2012. Business firms were anticipated will continue to resort to heavy price discounting in order to contain the price of...

  • Inflation To Ease Towards 7% By End-2008.  // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2008, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p12 

    This article presents an outlook for the economy of Lithuania, as of September 2008. Inflation in the country continued to increase in June with consumer prices rising by 12.5% year-on-year with food price inflation being the main driver. As stated, if the inflation remains above trend, future...

  • 3 Macroeconomic overview: 3.6 Costs and inflation.  // Quarterly Report on Inflation (Magyar Nemzeti Bank);Dec2013, p49 

    The article provides an overview of Hungary's costs and inflation. It notes that the private sector wage dynamics remain modest as companies restrained their wage-setting decisions to stabilize their stability. It indicates that the significant wage increases affected mostly the lower earnings...

  • MARKET VIEW: Patience will pay off.  // Marketing Week (Online Edition);7/21/2011, p48 

    The article informs that the equities will offer good value with the acceleration of private sector participation and consumer confidence levels. It further informs that Great Britain is expected to suffer from higher inflation, unemployment as well as lack lustre growth. It mentions that the...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Republic of Lithuani;Feb2008, p1 

    The article presents information on the Lithuanian economy. During the occupation of the Soviets, Lithuania underwent industrialization and economic integration. Based on the article, the industrial sector in Lithuania became excessively energy intensive and inefficient in its utilization of...

  • So Much for Conventional Wisdom on Public-Sector Pay.  // njbiz;11/27/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 48, p2 

    The article discusses the study made by the Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University indicating that the difference in wages between the Garden State's private sector and public sector workers from 2000 to 2004 was negligible. An erosion of wages occurred among male...

  • Strategic Monetary Policy with Non-Atomistic Wage Setters. Lippi, Francesco // Review of Economic Studies;Oct2003, Vol. 70 Issue 4, p909 

    Monetary policy analyses usually assume an atomistic private sector, thereby ignoring potential interactions between policy and wage-setting decisions. Yet, non-atomistic wage setters are a key feature of several industrialized economies. We study the economic consequence of non-atomistic agents...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics