August 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Aug2006, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p11
Country Report
Country Report
Presents political risk and macroeconomic prospects for Latvia as of August 2006. Criticism by President Vaira Vike-Freiberga of the quality of some legislation, including amendments to the labor law allowing for discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation; Acceleration of real gross domestic product growth; Weakness of the country in physical, financial, and technological infrastructure.


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