Now On The Up

September 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2006, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p7
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This article reports on the decision of the Czech National Bank to increase interest rates in July 2006. Some factors that prompted the central bank to make the decision are indicated, including the regional and global trend of monetary tightening. The implication of the move for the bank's monetary policy is also cited. In addition, this article forecasts the impact of the interest rate hike on the economy.


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