https://imelum.com/ptaceewe/2020/10/Venn-Diagram.png 400 915 Goran Šaravanja https://imelum.com/ptaceewe/2018/12/logo-smanjen2-180x180.png Goran Šaravanja2020-10-06 08:00:202020-10-06 08:00:22The reverse Venn diagram – a tale about political will in Croatia
The lack of political will is a factor in uneven reform implementation. But inability to focus on common issues as a society also narrows the scope for political will to be deployed.
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Land titles reform remains a challenge in Croatia. Is it time to take a different approach and consider a land tax?
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Local government reform focussed on cost alone misses the point. How to improve effectiveness and assist marginal and border areas to develop are also important aspects to consider.
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The ECB's positive AQR for Croatian banks and Fitch reaffirming Croatia's investment grade rating with stable outlook underlines the importance of defining long term policy goals and implementing them.
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Fear of inflation when joining the euro is an everpresent, yet overdone sentiment. Many other factors are in play in determining inflation outcomes but the advent of a new currency tends to mask them.
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How will the growing uncertainty surrounding global economic prospects impact on South East Europe? IMELUM's current Macroeconomic Quarterly provides an in depth look at the risks and opportunities facing the region.
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Migration from Eastern Europe to older EU member states is a major political issue. Various complex factors ensure not all countries are equally affected.
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As the Brexit endgame fast approaches, the value of safety in numbers should become evident over time, especially for smaller EU member states.
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The financial crisis of 2008/09 left a large scar on the region. With global economic conditions worsening, how prepared is South East Europe for the next downturn?
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When the big boys fight, smaller boys usually stay away. Strategic goals should not cloud policymakers' judgement on adopting the euro.
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