Central European Soap Opera

September 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2006, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p1
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This article analyzes the economic conditions in Central European states as of September 2006. Political and economic developments highlight the problems and growing divergence of Central European states. The impact of elections held in four Central European countries is cited. In addition, this article forecasts that these developments threaten to undermine economic progress made to date in the region.


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