Policy Article

The Baltic States after the Crisis: Tiger or Bedside Rug? (original publication German only)


  • Schrader
  • K.
  • Laaser
  • C.-F.
Publication Date

The economic slowdown in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania has been stronger than the slowdown in many well-established industrialized countries, and stronger than in the majority of the central and eastern European reforming countries. The authors look for the reasons for this strong slowdown and make suggestions about how to reverse it.


Key Words

  • Baltic States
  • Debt crisis
  • economic development
  • Economic Structures
  • Estonia
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Reforms