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CEEC growth projections: Certainly necessary and necessarily uncertain

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  • Martin Wagner
  • Jaroslava Hlouskova

In this paper we discuss the necessity for an "indirect" approach to assess the growth and convergence prospects of ten Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC10). Ongoing structural changes in these countries and the recent European Union membership of eight countries in the sample have to be taken into account in growth projections. Copyright (c) 2005 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

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Article provided by The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in its journal The Economics of Transition.

Volume (Year): 13 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (04)
Pages: 341-372

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