November 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2006, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p11
Country Report
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The article presents information on the political and economic risks in Latvia. Recent opinion polls reflect that the New Era party is expected to receive the highest voter share in the October 2007 parliamentary elections. The country's labor market has continued to tighten due to a 0.5% decrease in population in the year to July 2006 driven by low birth rate and labor emigration.


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