Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers
Author(s): Christine Richmond , Dora Benedek , Bobana Cegar , Peter Dohlman , Michelle Hassine , Beata Jajko , Piotr Kopyrski , Maksym Markevych , Jacques Miniane , Francisco Parodi , Gabor Pula , James Roaf , Min Kyu Song , Mariya Sviderskaya , Rima Turk , and Sebastian Weber
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 18 June 2019
Keywords: Business enterprises, Central and Eastern Europe, Public enterprises, Financial soundness indicators, Real sector, Economic stabilization, Bank credit, Total factor productivity, State-owned enterprises, state-owned banks
The Central, Eastern, and South Eastern European (CESEE) region is ripe for a reassessment of the role of the state in economic activity. The rapid income convergence with Western Europe of the early 2000s was not...