September 2011
Hungary Country Profile;2011, p39
Country Report
The article provides an overview of the economic landscape in Hungary including its structure and policies, economic performance and key monetary indicators. It notes that foreign investment has played an important role in the rapid growth of the country and has proven to be a driving force of economic growth. It also mentions that the primary goal of the government of Hungary is the consolidation of the country's fiscal position. An overview of the country's banking sector is also offered.


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