Webinar: wiiw Autumn Forecast for Central, East and Southeast Europe

06  November 2019    4:00 pm CET

'Braced for fallout from global slowdown'


This is an online event


A presentation of the latest wiiw Forecast Report for 23 countries of Central, East and Southeast Europe (CESEE), with a detailed analysis of the current economic situation and a mid-term forecast for 2019-2021.

Please register here: https://my.demio.com/ref/Hw6Z13wLay2adULQ)

The following questions will be addressed:

  • Can the resilience of CESEE economies to global slowdown last?
  • How has the likely recession in Germany affected CESEE export performance?
  • Are labour shortages still a cause for concern?
  • Why do we expect a slight rebound in Russia?
  • Is the crisis in Turkey over?
  • What are now the prospects of EU accession for the Western Balkans?

The presentation will be held in English.
will also have the opportunity to ask questions.

Presenter: Vasily Astrov
Moderator: Richard Grieveson

Vasily Astrov is Economist at wiiw and co-editor of the wiiw Monthly Report. He is also country expert on Ukraine, Russia and other CIS countries. His research focuses on macroeconomic analysis, financial markets and energy issues.

Richard Grieveson is Economist and Deputy Director at wiiw. His research focus includes Turkey and the Balkans, CESEE country analysis and forecasting, migration, economic history, and sovereign risk.