Emerging Europe Economics Weekly
Central bank meetings, Slovakia election, Q3 Outlook
The Hungarian and Czech central banks maintained fairly hawkish communications at their meetings this week, but we still think that interest rates will fall sharply in both countries by mid-2024. That...
Emerging Europe Economics Update
CEE: net migration outflows to slow sharply this decade
Economies in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) have experienced large and persistent net migration outflows in recent decades, but the tide has shifted in the past five years or so as outflows have...
Emerging Europe Economic Outlook
Dodging a deep downturn, but challenges far from over
There are encouraging signs that the energy crisis is receding, the worst of the downturn is passing and that inflation has peaked across the region, but this year will still be challenging. We expect...