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The Slovak economy has enjoyed a stellar performance in recent years, growing significantly faster than other OECD economies. However, the economy is now facing a major slowdown reflecting the headwinds from the global economy.
Euro area entry calls for more fiscal flexibility to absorb cyclical shocks that cannot be dealt with by the common monetary policy. At the same time fiscal consolidation must not be put at risk, especially given rising ageing related costs.
As in other catch-up countries inflation is likely to stay high going forward due to nominal convergence. To better cope with the risk of a too rapid pick up of wages, three main areas for improvement are discussed in this chapter.
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Downloadable case study by Slovak Republic for the OECD publication "The Impact of Culture on Tourism".
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Agri-environmental indicators for the Slovak Republic and data on the environmental performance of Slovak agriculture. Extract from the publication Environmental Performance of Agriculture in OECD Countries since 1990 (2008).
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Environmentálne aspekty polnohospodárstva OECD od roku 1990 Cast: Slovenská republika
Clusters of firms and related organisations in a range of industry specialisations are a striking feature of the economic landscape in all countries. Their growth and survival depends on internal processes of specialisation, co-operation and rivalry, and knowledge flows that underpin the competitiveness of the firms within them. Cluster building is now among the most important economic development activities in OECD countries and
This book demonstrates that the success of local development strategies depends on the capacity of the government and its partners to accelerate change within the policy and governance aspects of economic and social development.
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Country inventory from the Slovak Republic on fisheries services, submitted in 2007.
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