wiiw Forecast Reports

HUNGARY: Investments implode – consumption and net exports come to the rescue

publication_icon

in: Labour Shortages Driving Economic Growth?
wiiw Forecast Report No. Autumn 2016, , pp. 69-72

The current report is only available to members and paying customers. Past issues become freely available online when the next report is released.

Hardcopy 10 add to cart  
PDF 10 add to cart  

Shipping Costs

HUNGARY
Economic growth is expected to slow down to 2% in 2016 on account of a major decline in investments. Household consumption and net exports will contribute positively to growth. Economic growth is expected to accelerate in 2017 thanks to a turnaround in investment, with many more EU transfers being disbursed than in the current year. Parliamentary elections are scheduled for spring 2018. A substantial fiscal stimulus to growth is a likely scenario for the election year.

 

Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw Monthly Database

Countries covered: Hungary


top